Nigerian Presidency Responds to the Case of Man Who Named His Dog ‘Buhari’

Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari, pictured during an interview with Agence France-Presse on June 14, 2015, will travel to neighbouring Cameroon to consult with counterpart Paul Biya on Boko Haram's insurgency (AFP Photo/Mujahid Safodien)
Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari, pictured during an interview with Agence France-Presse on June 14, 2015, will travel to neighbouring Cameroon to consult with counterpart Paul Biya on Boko Haram’s insurgency (AFP Photo/Mujahid Safodien)

The Presidency has finally cleared the air on the brouhaha trailing the native of the South-east who named his dog after the All Progressives Congress national party leader.

President Muhammadu Buhari media aide, Garba Shehu has explained that Nigeria’s number one citizen isn’t concerned or behind the arrest of a trader, Joe Chinakwe, who was accused of attempting to cause a breach of public peace for naming his dog “Buhari” in Ogun State.

His message was delivered yesterday via microblogging site, Twitter, to the general public. READ MORE OF THIS REPORT

SOURCES: www.tori.ng

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.