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Journalists barred from covering Buhari’s reception for 82 freed Chibok girls


Journalists barred from covering Buhari’s reception for 82 freed Chibok girls

ABUJA-The cliche’ “the extra you look, the much less you see was precisely what performed out on the Presidential Villa, Abuja as Journalists overlaying President Muhammadu Buhari and his official actions have been literary barred from overlaying his assembly with the launched 82 Chibok women.

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82 Chibok women with President Buhari shortly earlier than leaving for London

With the official assertion from the Senior Particular Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu on Saturday that the women freed on the identical day could be formally acquired by the president on Sunday, State Home correspondents set out early for the occasion.

Time for the reception was initially 4pm however the Journalists arrived 2pm.

By 3:30 pm, they walked to the official residence of the president, venue of the reception from the press gallery of the Council Chamber however have been informed by the safety males on responsibility to attend for clearance.

It turned out to be ready recreation as the women earlier anticipated by 4pm didn’t arrive till 7:05pm.

Upon their arrival in two Maccopolo white buses with an inscription “Nigerian Military”, the women have been pushed contained in the premises to alight behind a closed metal gate that made it extraordinarily tough for anybody to behold them.

Solely the Reporter and the Cameraman from State owned media home, the Nigerian Tv Authority, NTA and the private photographer to the President have been allowed entry into the assembly.




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