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Buhari Out To Manipulate Media In His Favour – Fayose by AloyalNigerian(m): 2:15am On Apr 26, 2017
Governor Fayose of Ekiti state has lambasted President Buhari insisting that the president is out to intimidate journalists and swing media in his favour. The governor in a statement by his Special Assistant on Public Communications and New Media, Lere Olayinka, described the act of expelling Adetayo of Punch Newspaper as a “sign of what is to come from a dictatorial government that desires that the media must only tell Nigerians what it wants them to hear and nothing more.”
The Ekiti state governor said he warned Nigerians of the emerging dictatorship of the Buhari-led All Progressives Congress, APC, government. According to Fayose: “Even though the Punch Correspondent was recalled yesterday, owing to public outcry, the dangerous message of intolerance to freedom of expression and of the press was passed loud and clear. “When they invaded the Akwa Ibom state Government House with armed men of the Department of State Security (DSS), I raised alarm then and I did warn that Nigeria was being returned to 1984 when President Buhari ruled the country like a maximum ruler. “When I said Nigerians irrespective of their political parties should rise in condemnation of the President Buhari’s government emerging dictatorship, many of our friends in the media opted to keep silent. “Some even hailed the Department of State Security (DSS) when the service invaded the Ekiti state House of Assembly and abducted a member of the House.
“I warned then that no one will be spared by the time this Buhari’s emerging dictatorship reached its peak. I did say then that by the time they are through with politicians, they will move to the judiciary and then to the media. “Now the tyranny has gotten to the media and it will only take fervent prayers from men of the media profession for the country not to descend to that era of closure of media houses, arrest and indefinite detention of journalists.” Fayose called on journalists in the country to rise in one voice and protect the democratic rights of freedom of expression. “As at today, no one knows how many Nigerians are languishing in detention in APC controlled states for freely expressing their opinions and the media must not close its eyes to this infringement on the rights of Nigerians to freedom of information,” he added.
Source: https://www.naij.com/1101263-buhari-manipulate-media-favour-fayose.html
Re: Buhari Out To Manipulate Media In His Favour – Fayose by Lordxeer(m): 3:20am On Apr 26, 2017
Hate taken too far!

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Re: Buhari Out To Manipulate Media In His Favour – Fayose by sarrki(m): 3:36am On Apr 26, 2017
Fayose you will regret all your actions


State & regional politics are different from National politics
Re: Buhari Out To Manipulate Media In His Favour – Fayose by BLACKdagger: 4:45am On Apr 26, 2017
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Re: Buhari Out To Manipulate Media In His Favour – Fayose by kenny987(f): 5:35am On Apr 26, 2017
sarrki:
Fayose you will regret all your actions

State & regional politics are different from National politics


How are they different? Is it not in the same country and under the same political party as per the APC at state n federal levels? Are the voters not indigenes and residents in various states?
Re: Buhari Out To Manipulate Media In His Favour – Fayose by blackpanda: 5:49am On Apr 26, 2017
The person you are insulting has never for one day responded to you. Are you not the biggest fool there is A governor that will leave his state to go and attend court proceeding of someone that vowed to destroy him, is that one not an empty headed slowpoke?? Smh
Re: Buhari Out To Manipulate Media In His Favour – Fayose by blackpanda: 5:50am On Apr 26, 2017
kenny987:


How are they different? Is it not in the same country and under the same political party as per the APC at state n federal levels? Are the voters not indigenes and residents in various states?

The difference is efcc and DSS grin
Re: Buhari Out To Manipulate Media In His Favour – Fayose by dealslip(f): 5:57am On Apr 26, 2017
Has Fayose told a lie. It is sickening that you ignore the message and focus on the messenger. Have people been arrest, detained unjustly in this era or not. Truth is indeed dead.

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Re: Buhari Out To Manipulate Media In His Favour – Fayose by TPAND(f): 6:16am On Apr 26, 2017
Posterity will never forget the colossal failure called Buhari

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Re: Buhari Out To Manipulate Media In His Favour – Fayose by MrEverest(m): 6:18am On Apr 26, 2017
Buhari is an appology of a president, they are busy spending scarce resources on propaganda rather than good governance. SMH.

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Re: Buhari Out To Manipulate Media In His Favour – Fayose by jericco1(m): 6:59am On Apr 26, 2017
We are getting there.
Re: Buhari Out To Manipulate Media In His Favour – Fayose by Buhari2019: 7:06am On Apr 26, 2017
Alarmist. Pay your workers their six months arears.

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