Senator Shehu Sani has responded to a comment made by Lai Mohammed, the minister of information and culture, advising the main opposition political parties to stop moaning about the results of the February 25 presidential election and accept their defeat because they are aware of how horribly they lost. Continue Reading More News>>>
The former politician, who served as the senator for Kaduna Central Senatorial District in the eighth National Assembly, responded to the minister’s assertion by tweeting: “My friend Lai knows that the opposition he once belonged to and served as a spokesperson never accepted defeat until they won.”
On the microblogging app, the Senator’s tweet struck a chord with many Nigerians, causing them to respond and comment. Continue Reading More News>>>
Most people who responded to it agreed with the senator, remembering Lai Mohammed’s time as the spokesperson of the main opposition party, the All Progressives Congress (APC), and how he obstinately fought the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). They also questioned why the senator now wants the opposition parties to put down their weapons in the name of nation-building. Some claimed that Lai Mohammed could only have done that if he had a poor memory or was purposefully suffering from selective amnesia.
Read a few of the responses below: