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Tinubu Refutes Report Of Meeting with Gov. Wike In France

All Progressives Congress 2023 Presidential nominee, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has refuted a viral social media post made by one of the party’s chieftains in Lagos State and media reports emanating from same about a supposed meeting in France between him and Rivers State Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike.

According to a statement issued by his media office on Friday, July 1, which emphasized the imperativeness of setting the record straight, Asiwaju Tinubu, although presently in France, did not have any meeting with Gov. Wike whether in that country or anywhere whatsoever.

“This, however, does not detract from the fact that the APC presidential candidate holds Gov. Wike in high esteem.

“And given the national and across-party lines appeal of Asiwaju Tinubu’s candidature, he will not hesitate to meet any important national leader when desirable.

“As made public earlier, Asiwaju Tinubu is in France for some important engagements. He will return to the country shortly.

“We would like, once again, to advise journalists to always cross-check their information with appropriate officers before rushing to press to avoid unintended errors,” the statement added.

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