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Presidential broadcast: Confusion as Femi Adesina counters PTF coordinator

Mr Femi Adesina, special adviser on media and publicity to the Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari has contested the case that the president will address the country Monday on the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Adesina in a tweet declaring the advancement expressed that “none was arranged” in any case and that the Presidential Team (PTF) on COVID-19 in its standard instructions will refresh the country on the following stages. “No presidential communicate on COVID-19 updates today.

None was arranged. Or maybe, the Presidential Team will during its typical media briefings update the country regarding the following stages,” Adesina posted on his confirmed Twitter page.

This, be that as it may, was in logical inconsistency to an announcement made by the national facilitator of the PTF, Aliyu Sani, who had during a Channels television program said President Buhari will address the country today (Monday) on the following technique in the control of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

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Sani was reacting to an inquiry on whether the PTF has an alternate procedure thinking about the mocking of the coronavirus preventive rules by numerous Nigerians since the simplicity of the lockdown.

Preceding Mr Sani’s affirmation on Sunday, President Buhari had gotten instructions and suggestions from the Presidential Team (PTF) drove by the Secretary to the Administration of the Organization, SGF, Supervisor Mustapha at the Presidential Estate, Abuja.

Peruse Our Previous Report: COVID-19: Buhari to unfurl new strategy Monday Such a gathering has, in any case, been the standard. The PTF typically briefs the president preceding his across the country communicate on further strategies to handle the spread of coronavirus in the nation.

Addressing columnists, the PTF Director, Supervisor Mustapha who serves as the Secretary to the Administration of the Organization (SGF) had stated, “Tomorrow we ought to anticipate that new procedures should be set up. In any case, we need to give him [Buhari] all the material subtleties will help us in getting ready for what’s to come. So that is the reason we are here.

“I contemplate the third time that we have had cause to present a between time report to him [Buhari] on our exercises as a team and furthermore to refresh him on groundwork for different periods of commitment. “Furthermore, we have provided him [Buhari] with all the materials that is required to take a gander at the issues.

Since, we are in for the long heave, this is certainly not a short separation race, is a long distance race and we need to keep everything in context. “Yet, recollect on the 27th of April, he tended to the country and set up the maneuvering down of the lockdown compelling from the fourth of May. From the fourth of May to date is around 13 days.

” The Nigerian President has anyway coordinated the PTF to work pair with Governors as per a tweet post on his Twitter handle; “In my gathering with the Governors today, I educated them that I have coordinated the Presidential Team on Covid-19 to work intimately with all State Governors. To prevail with regards to containing this pandemic we need to improve joint effort.

“I additionally focused on the requirement for broad government funded instruction and illumination. We have to proceed to teach and convince Nigerians to acknowledge the truth, and do all that is important to remain safe.”

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