BREAKING: Festus Keyamo Appointed Spokesperson For Buhari’s 2019 Campaign
President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), and human rights lawyer, Mr. Festus Keyamo, as the Director, Strategic Communications in respect of the forthcoming 2019 presidential campaigns.
The Director of General of Buhari Campaign Organisation and Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, released Keyamo’s letter of appointment to State House reporters on Tuesday.
Amaechi in the letter wrote “I am pleased to convey to you the decision of the President Muhammadu Buhari Campaign Organisation, to appoint you as Director, Strategic Communications in respect of the forthcoming campaigns for the 2019 Presidential Elections.
“As you are aware, President Muhammadu Buhari is seeking the nomination of our great Party, the All Progressives Congress, as the candidate for the said election. Your appointment is to aid in getting that nomination and to ensure the success of the subsequent campaigns for the 2019 Presidential Elections.
“In your capacity, you are to be the spokesperson for the campaigns during the nomination process and also at the subsequent campaigns for the 2019 Presidential Elections.
The lawyer/human rights activist made this known via his verified Twitter handle on Tuesday.
He wrote:”With this letter below, I have just been appointed the Director, Strategic Communications (Official Spokesperson) for the President’s 2019 Presidential Campaigns. I will be making a formal statement on this much later.
The President had earlier last week declared his intention to run in the 2019 presidential election.