Ex-Senator, Shehu Sani Reacts As Aisha Buhari Taunts Terror-linked Nigeria’s Minister, Pantami

A former Senator, Shehu Sani says many cupboard members of the Muhammadu Buhari-led administration will run away earlier than the the First Lady, Aisha Buhari wakes up if allowed to reshuffle the cupboard.

“If the President will allow the First Lady to reshuffle the cabinet for him, many members will run before she wakes up in the morning,” Sani posted on Twitter.

Ex-Senator, Shehu Sani Reacts As Aisha Buhari Taunts Terror-linked Nigeria's Minister, Pantami 2

If the President will enable the First Lady to reshuffle the cupboard for him,many members will run earlier than she wakes up within the morning.

— Senator Shehu Sani (@ShehuSani) September 13, 2021

His submit comes a couple of hours after the First Lady taunted the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami.

Aisha in an Instagram submit on Sunday shared a video displaying Pantami, an Islamic cleric shedding tears throughout one in all his sermons.

“A chire tsoro a yi abinda ya dace (Be courageous to do the right thing), ” the First Lady captioned the video in Hausa.

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— Sahara Reporters (@SaharaReporters) September 13, 2021

In the video, Pantami burst into tears after his reciter learn a verse of the Holy Quran.

“That is the Garden we shall give as their own to those of Our servants who were devout,” learn the reciter from Surah Maryam, Verse 63.

In response, Pantami sobbed, “O Allah! Make me one of them. O Allah! Make me one of them!”

Pantami’s previous name to Jihad and unalloyed help for murderous teams just like the Taliban and Al-Qaeda painting him as a dyed-in-the-wool Islamic fundamentalist. 

Yet, President Muhammadu Buhari appointed him as communications minister to regulate the nation’s huge information and phone infrastructure and different delicate particulars of nationwide intelligence.


“This jihad is an obligation for every single believer, especially in Nigeria,’’ Pantami was quoted as saying in one of his vicious preaching in the 2000s.

“Oh God, give victory to the Taliban and Al-Qaeda,” he was quoted to have additionally stated.

In different audio clips that surfaced on-line, Pantami was additionally heard as sympathetic to Boko Haram members when delivering sermons at a number of worship centres within the 2000s.

However, Pantami claimed he had renounced his radical feedback and stated his views had modified over time. He stated he had up to now 15 years been traversing the nation to evangelise towards terrorism.

Despite the Minister’s declare, most Nigerians stated the minister must have resigned as a result of public backlash and be investigated by the authorities. Should he fail to resign, some commentators stated he must be sacked by the President.

But the Presidency, displaying help for Pantami, dismissed the opportunity of sacking the controversial Minister as a result of he had allegedly apologised for his radical views.

Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, in an announcement additionally berated Nigerians for being too harsh on the Pantami and different Buhari’s appointees.

“The views were absolutely unacceptable then, and would be equally unacceptable today, were he to repeat them. But he will not repeat them – for he has publicly and permanently condemned his earlier utterances as wrong,” Shehu had stated.

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Ex-Senator, Shehu Sani Reacts As Aisha Buhari Taunts Terror-linked Nigeria's Minister, Pantami

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