APC has swiftly reacted to the news this morning that General Muhammadu Buhari had allegedly barred Africa Independent Television (AIT) from covering his activities. [READ HERE IF YOU MISSED IT]

The party through it’s National Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, issued a statement today saying,

The incoming Buhari Administration will not discriminate against any media organization, irrespective of its role during the electioneering campaign leading up to the recent polls. All accredited media organizations in the country, including the African Independent Television (AIT), are free to cover the activities of the President-elect, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari.

Personally I thought the move if true was a mistake. However many have taken to social media to support the President Elect’s alleged barring of the TV station. See some of their tweets after the jump