Politics Ngozi Okonjo Iweala Denies Attacking President Muhammadu Buhari
Nigeria's former Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has denied reports of uttering negativities about the Muhammadu Buhari administration.Source: Google News
Recent reports had said she blamed the country's recession on President Buhari's unguarded rhetoric and uncultured body language.
In a statement issued on Tuesday, she said the reports were false.
"My attention has been drawn to a spurious and nefarious story circulating on the internet. The story makes false claims of utterances against President Buhari.
"I had earlier debunked the same fake news on Jan 5, 2017, but it is obviously in some people's interest to see this falsehood circulate again.
"Kindly ignore this. These junk news outlets are hereby warned to cease and desist.