Abuja - President Muhammadu Buhari has claimed that some of his ministers are being blackmailed by some Nigerians who are painting them as being corrupt without concrete evidence.
According to a Punch report, Buhari made his revelations through a statement released by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, on Tuesday.
The President urged members of the public to ignore what he has described as orchestrated attempts to discredit his ministers and several other top Government officials.
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Buhari has appealed for "decent" and "civilized" comments, stating that individuals should be indicted before they are soiled, The Tribune reports.
“Terrible and unfounded comments about other people’s integrity are not good. We are not going to spare anybody who soils his hands, but people should please wait till such individuals are indicted,” he said.
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