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Buhari Appoints Festus Keyamo Spokesman For 2019

A day after President Muhammedu Buhari said he was not interested about 2019 yet, Lagos lawyer Festus Keyamo (SAN) has been appointed Spokesman/Director of Strategic Communications for the President Muhammadu Buhari Campaign Organisation (PMBCO).

In a letter dated April 16, PMBCO Director-General, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, stated that in his new official capacity, Keyamo is to play significant roles in Buhari’s pursuit of the All Progressives Congress’ presidential nomination ticket as well as the subsequent presidential campaigns.

The appointment letter titled: “Appointment as Director, Strategic Communications and signed by Amaechi, said: “I am pleased to convey to you, the decision of the President Muhammadu Buhari Campaign Organisation to appoint you as Director, Strategic Communications in respect of the forthcoming campaign for the 2019 presidential elections.

“As you are aware, President Muhammadu Buhari is seeking the nomination of our party, the All Progressives Congress, as the candidate for the said election.

“Your appointment is to aid in getting that nomination and to ensure the success of the subsequent campaigns for the 2019 presidential elections.

“In your capacity, you are to be the spokesperson for the campaigns during the nomination process and also at the subsequent campaigns for the 2019 presidential elections."