Buhari didn’t cancel appointments, memos Abba Kyari approved – Presidency


Nigerian Presidency late Tuesday denied reports that President Muhammadu Buhari has cancelled appointments and memos approved by his former chief of staff late Abba Kyari.

“The attention of the Presidency has been drawn to media reports alleging that President Muhammadu Buhari has cancelled a number of memos and appointments signed off by his former Chief of Staff,” presidential spokesman Garba Shehu said in a statement.

“Not surprisingly, these reports have quoted unnamed sources.”

Related news: Buhari reportedly probes Late Kyari’s office, cancels appointments

Leakblast.com gathered on sunday that Buhari may have directed his Kyari’s successor Ibrahim Agboola Gambari to cancel all appointments and approvals made by the late chief of staff without his permission.

Presidential spokesmen – Femi Adesina and Shehu declined comments when asked by our correspondent to clarify reasons behind the reported cancellation of about 150 memos discovered to have bewn approved by the late Kyari without Buhari’s consent.

“I’ve seen your text, I’ve seen your text,” Adesina told our correspondent without admitting or refuting the report.

Watch Leakblast TV channel from around the world

However, after over 48 hours, Shehu said the report should be ignored.

“There is not a grain of truth in these reports and Nigerians should please ignore the insinuations behind them,” Shehu said.

He stated that Buhari has never and will not cede the power given to him by Nigerians to anyone else.

Shehu did not speak on the recent probe reportedly ordered by Buhari on the activities of the late chief of staff who died of coronavirus in April.

Thanks for Reading via the most updated news portal

About Leakblast.com

Share your story with us

Advertise With us

Encourage & Support LeakBlast

Feel free to contact us

Call Us:+234(0)9073726403
Get us on Whatsapp: +234(0)8181166425      
Email Us: editors@leakblast.com


Good  journalism costs a lot of money.

For continued free access to the best investigative journalism in the country we ask you to consider making a modest support to this noble Endeavor.

By contributing to LeakBlast, you are helping to sustain a journalism of relevance and ensuring it remains free and available to all.

Support LeakBlast


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here