Presidency,Sadiya react to Social Media Rumours


Presidential spokesman Femi Adesina debunked the viral claim that President Buhari is set to marry a second wife 

The claim which has gone viral on social media stated that the wedding would take place today, Friday, October 11

While Adesina debunked the claim, Reports indicate  that the humanitarian minister whom the purveyors of the claim said the president was set to marry today is not currently in Nigeria.

The Minister strongly condemn the rumours in a Twitter post.

The Nigerian social media space has been awash with a viral claim that President Muhammadu Buhari is set to marry a second wife.

The purveyors of the claim attributed it to undisclosed sources from the presidency.

They further claimed that the purported marriage ceremony will be taking place today, Friday, October 11, after the Jumat (Friday prayer) services.

The claim which is gathering momentum under two trending hashtags on Twitter, #BUSA19 and #BUSA2019, stated that the woman the president is said to marry is the new minister for the newly created Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq.

The purveyors of the claim also linked the purported wedding to the alleged prolonged absence of the First Lady, Aisha Buhari, at the Presidential Villa.



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