Ademola Adeleke Denies Fake News on President Buhari’s Certificate
The governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party in Osun State,Senator Ademola Adeleke has denied what he called fake news alleging that he challenged President Muhammadu Buhari to produce his certificate.
In a statement he personally signed on Tuesday evening,Senator Adeleke said there was never a time he challenged President Buhari to produce his certificate,describing the report as “the handiwork of agents of fake news working to portray him as an enemy of the President.
” The website was fake as the news was falsely placed on a cloned website of Vanguard newspapers.The genuine Vanguard’s website does not publish any fake news as attributed.I have no reason to raise the issue of certificate as before the law I fulfil the requirements to run for governorship of Osun state”,he said.
While condemning the action of the sponsors of the said fake news,Senator Adeleke said the purported news was part of a design of those who stole people’s mandate in Osun state to escape justice,adding “I urge the Presidency to ignore the false news.
“I am opposed to fake news. Those who planted the story intends to make me an enemy of the President. They have failed because the truth cannot be supplanted with falsehood “,Senator Adeleke said.
Senator Ademola Adeleke ,
PDP Gubernatorial Candidate ,