Minister Denies Attacking Fashola
The Minister of Power,Sale Mamman has denied news reports alleging that he accused the Works Minister,Babatunde Fashola of launching media war against him,describing the reports as a fake news.
The denial was contained in a statement issued by his media aide,Aaron Artimas.
The statement reads as follows: “
“Our attention has been drawn to a news report alleging that the Hon Minister of Power Engr. Sale Mamman had condemned His Excellency, Babatunde Raji Fashola’s previous tenure as Minister of Power.
“Nothing could be farther from the truth.
“On the contrary the Minister of Power holds His Excellency Babatunde Raji Fashola in high esteem as one of the most celebrated public servants in the country.
“We hereby appeal to Nigerians to discountenance such mischievous insinuations, clearly meant to create unnecessary friction between two serving Ministers of the government”