the director general of the Department of State Services (DSS) Lawal Daura, asked Olalekan Adetayo, state house correspondent of The Punch, to return ...
the director general of the Department of State Services (DSS) Lawal Daura, asked Olalekan Adetayo, state house correspondent of The Punch, to return to the presidential villa in Abuja.
Adetayo was expelled over a story on President Muhammadu Buhari’s health, published by the newspaper on Sunday.
The attracted criticisms, with lot of accusing the current administration of attempting to clamp down
although in a letter to the chairman of Aso Villa correspondents chapel ,on Monday night, Garba Shehu, senior special assistant on media and publicity to the president, promised that the issue will be fully resolved in due time.
A clearance from Malam Lawal Daura, the DG SSS to recall Lekan to the Villa”
what he said.
“Please come along with him tomorrow. The special adviser on media, Femi Adesina and I will resolve the issues.
“Please advise the correspondents and the rest of your members to handle this with maturity. It will not help anyone to start daring the security. Lekan should be assured that he is safe.