Saturday , 13 July 2024
Home News Boss Mustapha disowns fake Twitter account
NewsTrending News

Boss Mustapha disowns fake Twitter account

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, has disowned a fake Twitter account credited to his name.

A yet-to-be-identified operator of the account used his name to utter appalling statements against the Governor of Zamfara State, Bello Matawalle, and the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in Adamawa state, Senator Aishatu Dahiru (Binani).

The SFG disclosed this in a statement signed by Director of Information, office of the SGF, Willie Bassey.

“The attention of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, CFR, has been drawn to a fake Twitter handle with a fake user name bearing his name, in which the fake user name dragged his name into making unsavoury comments on the governorship candidates of APC in Adamawa and Zamfara States.

“For the avoidance of doubt, SGF wishes to state categorically that he does not own or operate any Twitter handle by such a user name and therefore calls on Nigerians to disregard any negative comments made with such a username on Twitter against the persons of the Governor of Zamfara State and the Governorship candidate of APC in Adamawa State. He finds it mischievous for any person to attach his name to a fake user account.”

Mustapha urged Nigerians to always ensure they verify posts before reacting to it.

See also  Massive Opportunities Remain in Agric – Sterling Bank

“He, therefore, cautions Twitter users and those who respond to certain posts to always endeavour to verify Twitter handles before responding to posts of any sort,” it added.

Leave a comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Related Articles

Kemi Oriowo
NewsTrending News

Court Orders Kemi Oriowo’s arrest over Cyber Stalking and Perjury

Most cyberbullies think they are invincible,because they hide behind an electronic device...

NewsTrending News

MPPR Decry EFCC’s Prejudicial Conduct, Warns of Miscarriage of Justice in Yahaya Bello’s Case

Leadership of the Movement for the Protection of People’s Rights MPPR on...

SportsTrending News

MultiChoice Unveils Broadcast Plan For 2024/25 European Football Season

Africa’s leading entertainment company, MultiChoice, has announced that all Premier League, La...

Lagos Lawmakers
PoliticsTrending News

Lagos Lawmakers Invite Attorney-General Over Supreme Court Judgement On LGs

The Lagos State House of Assembly has invited the Attorney-General of the...