Following the uproar of President elect Muhammadu Buhari‘s alleged barring of TV network AIT from covering his activities earlier this week, GMB has instructed all his staff, including those attached directly to him, to steer clear of all dealings with the media, and leave all media affairs to his official media team.

In a statement by the Directorate of Media and Publicity of the APC Presidential Campaign Council in Abuja on Wednesday, April 29, Buhari also denied knowing about the AIT barring until the news went public saying, “he was neither consulted nor informed about the AIT barring, and only became aware of the matter after the public uproar it generated”

He also added a word of caution,


The time of change has come, and we must avoid making the same mistakes that the outgoing government made