It reads: “APC unveils Presidential Campaign Council for 2023 election, excludes Vice President,Yemi Osibanjo and former Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi.”
Did the APC publish a list of its presidential campaign council that excludes high profile figures? We checked.
No list published by party
The Facebook post does not mention the source of the list, or say when it was published. This lack of detail is often a sign that a claim is false.
No credible Nigerian news outlets have reported it. If Nigeria’s ruling party had put out such a list it would have been in the headlines.
It was reported by a local news outlet that the director of media and publicity of the council said the list making the rounds on social media was not authorised. The director urged the public to disregard it.
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