Writer Toni Kan has declined the position of spokesperson to Sadiya Umar Farouq, the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development.
According to the APC members, Toni Kan doesn’t deserve the appointment because he’s not a member of the party which he has been a critic of in the past.
Rather undaunted by the pressure mounted on him for his dismissal as at Tuesday, Kan had on Twitter insisted that he is not backing down because he is a Nigerian well-qualified to take up the post.
Bowing to the outcry which trended on social media, Toni Kan tweeted:
“At the behest of HM @Sadiya_farouq @fmhdsd, in the wake of the outcry on twitter over my engagement as Media Consultant I wish to decline the position of Spokesperson. I thank her for the opportunity and wish the ministry all the best”.
You may be interested
My meekness not weakness, I have enormous power: Umahi warns PDPWebby - November 30, 2020
<!-- Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi --> Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi By Chukwuemeka Opara Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi…
“N81 Million Needed To Cut Grass In Abuja Stadium – Sports Minister, DareWebby - November 30, 2020
By Onwuka Gerald The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr Sunday Dare, has stated that the government needs N81…
Kwara Govt Warns Residents As COVID-19 Cases Increases in the StateWebby - November 30, 2020
By Adejumo Enock The Kwara State Government has decried the increase in confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the State. This…