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Group raises alarm over plot to assassinate Buhari

2015-03-02 19:05
Presidential candidate of Nigeria's leading opposition All Progressive Congress, Mohammadu Buhari, meets with US Secretary of State at the US Consulate in Lagos January 25, 2015. US Secretary of State John Kerry said today that peaceful and timely el ~ AKINTUNDE AKINLEYE

Abuja - A group supporting the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Muhammadu Buhari, has accused the Presidency and the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of  plotting to assassinate Buhari, reports Premium Times.

The group, the Buhari Vanguard, said it has uncovered plot by agents of the presidency to eliminate Buhari before the March 28 presidential election.

Jasper Azuatalam, chairman of the group, in a statement on Monday, said the recent paid advertorials on national newspapers by some prominent PDP members predicting Buhari’s death are part of a plot to test the waters before carrying out their motive.

He noted that the agents of the government have turned into prophets of doom by prophesying the death and incapacitation of  Buhari.

He called on Nigerians and the international community to keep an eye”on the Presidency and the PDP regarding Buhari’s safety.

Read more at Premium Times.

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