Aisha Yesufu chides Buhari’s aid over comment on Obi Ezekwesili


By Mukwuzi Joseph

On Tuesday, November 17, former Minister of Education, Oby Ezekwesili, via her Twitter handle, revealed that she rejected an offer to be President Buhari’s running mate during the 2011 presidential election. 

Presidential aide, Bashir Ahmad reacts to Oby Ezekwesili

In an apparent reaction to her tweet, Bashir stated that people who were painting the narrative that President Buhari hates Igbos and doesn’t believe in women are now telling a “different story.”

”Those who have been painting the President black and keep pushing a narrative that he hates Igbo and also doesn’t believe in women’s capacity are now telling us a different story, the story is that as far back as 2011, he wanted an Igbo and a woman to be his VP, but she REJECTED.”

Presidential aide, Bashir Ahmad reacts to Oby Ezekwesili

But in a swift reaction human right crusader and Bring Back our girls campaigner Aisha Yusuf has responded in a tweet stating that

The APC e-thugs that have repeatedly said Dr Oby Ezekwesili @obyezeks has been making demands against bad governance because she wasn’t given a ministerial appointment is the one they are now gleefully sharing she rejected Buhari’s offer of VP?

Here is the Tweet

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