Femi Adesina Dismisses ‘Jubril of Sudan’ Clone Allegations in Candid Memoir
In his recently presented book, ‘Working with Buhari: Reflections of a Special Adviser, Media and Publicity (2015 – 2023),’ Femi Adesina, the former Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari, categorically rejects the absurd rumors surrounding the alleged clone known as ‘Jubril of Sudan.’
Recollection of President Buhari’s Return
Addressing the controversial claims that emerged in August 2021, Adesina recalls the day President Buhari returned from a foreign medical trip.
He emphasizes attending an event earlier that day, wearing traditional Yoruba attire, and subsequently joining the reception at the airport upon the President’s arrival.
President’s Personal Interaction
Adesina recounts the President’s personal interaction with him, wherein Buhari complimented his dressing.
He highlights the friendly exchange, questioning how a supposed ‘Jubril’ would know his name and make a comment about his attire.
Rejection of Unfounded Stories
Expressing his incredulity at the baseless speculations, Adesina dismisses the ‘Jubril of Sudan’ narrative as preposterous, otiose, and the product of pitiable individuals.
He provides insights into the warm reception President Buhari received upon his return, citing the overwhelming joy of the people who displayed uncontrollable excitement.
Assurance of Electoral Victory
Adesina concludes his perspective in the book by stating that the enthusiastic reception President Buhari received during the journey from Murtala Muhammed Airport to the Presidential Villa convinced him that the President would secure victory if he decided to contest again.
The memoir offers an insider’s view into the dynamics surrounding the ‘Jubril of Sudan’ controversy and the enduring support for President Buhari.Share on Facebook «||» Share on Twitter «||» Share on Reddit «||» Share on LinkedIn