Bolaji Ogundele, Abuja


President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered an investigation into final Thursday’s reported incident, wherein gunshots have been reportedly fired across the State Home.

The Presidency, in an announcement on Sunday, whereas revealing President Buhari’s response to the incident, additionally famous that the incident by no means came about inside the partitions of the State Home and didn’t portend any hazard to each the security and well being of the President.

The Presidency, in an announcement by the Senior Particular Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, additionally stated President Buhari would enable the regulation to run its course on the matter.

It, nevertheless, expressed disappointment over the sentiment being woven across the incident by the opposition, particularly for utilizing it to justify its assault on the federal government.

“The Presidency needs to acknowledge considerations expressed by a number of members of the general public concerning the current incident among the many occupants of the State Home which escalation led to the arrest of some employees by the police.


“That is to guarantee all and everybody that the President and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Muhammadu Buhari, will not be, and was not at anytime in any type of hazard arising, both from lethal infections or the reported incident by safety personnel which is at present underneath investigation.

“This explicit incident occurred outdoors the primary residence of the President.

“Armed guards and different safety personnel assigned to the State Home obtain the required coaching of particularly weapons dealing with and the place they arrive brief, their related companies have their guidelines and laws to instantly handle them.

“Having licensed the right investigation to be carried out into this unlucky incident by the Police, the President has acted in compliance with the rule of regulation.

“{That a} minor incidence is being utilized by some critics to justify assaults on the federal government and the particular person of President Muhammadu Buhari beggars perception.

“On this explicit occasion, the President says the regulation must be allowed to take its course,” the assertion stated.

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