The Arewa Youth Consultative Discussion board (AYCF) has debunked stories making the rounds that it demanded the arrest of veteran journalist, Dele Momodu for interviewing Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, chief of the Indigenous Individuals of Biafra, IPOB.
AYCF described the report as a “pretend, malicious and injurious fabrication” from the pit of hell.
Report emerged on the weekend that AYCF Nationwide President, Alhaji Yerima Shettima had demanded for the arrest of Momodu over his current interview with Kanu.
However in a media assertion made accessible to DAILY POST by the group on Sunday, the AYCF stated that “these spreading the pretend information in opposition to our Nationwide Chairman have been doing so for fairly some months now.”
The group stated it was sure the pretend information had been all politically-motivated and focused on the good identify its chief had constructed for many years as a fearless democrat
The group famous that “the agenda of this shadowy group, which is bent on ridiculing the picture and integrity of our Nationwide President, is to attain low cost political factors”.
Authorized Adviser of the group, Barrister Liman, who signed the assertion, stated he had already consulted extensively along with his associates on how finest to take authorized motion in opposition to the group, as soon as ongoing investigations had been accomplished.
The group added, “The AYCF’s Nationwide President, our personal vocal Shettima Yerima has been one of many main lights within the advocacy for restructuring and good governance.
“He has additionally been an advocate of peace and dialogue and we want to warn his detractors that their marketing campaign of calumny won’t ever change that.”