Former Vice President: Substantiate your claim
Hammed Shittu in Ilorin
The federal government on Saturday claimed there was credible proof that the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, were planning to subvert the power of the state, attack the economy, and unleash mayhem on the polity.
In a swift reaction, former Vice President challenged Information Minister, Lai Mohammed to come up with evidence if he has any, to back his claim that he (Atiku) and the PDP were planning to overthrow the government of the All Progressives Congress, APC.
The government said the security agencies must be alive to their responsibilities to stop any plan to reverse the gains of the country’s democracy.
Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, made the allegation at his Oro country home in Irepodun Local Government Area of Kwara State during the 12th annual Ramadan…