Embattled Minister of Communications and Digital Economic system, Isa Pantami, has raised the alarm over plans by some forces to launch doctored movies to implicate him.
He alleged that the movies had been geared toward maligning him.
In a press release by means of his spokesperson, Uwa Suleiman, Pantami mentioned he is not going to sit idly to see his hard-earned repute as an Islamic scholar destroyed.
The assertion mentioned:
“We’re in receipt of credible intelligence that the identical forces who’ve been championing a well-coordinated and richly funded marketing campaign towards the Honourable Minister of Communications and Digital Economic system, Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, are actually unto the following stage of their diabolic venture
“This time round, the forces of evil are looking for prepared companions in addition to their ordinary avenues, to launch doctored movies purporting to indicate the Honourable Minister in an alleged compromising situation, as a method of making damage on his picture.
“We’re least shocked by this latest transfer which is a transparent intensification of their desperation, having failed of their assault on the character of the Honourable Minister, regardless of their earlier efforts.
“After concocting lies and half-truths linking the Honourable Minister with terrorism, regardless of his well-documented stance towards Boko Haram and related teams, these adversaries went to the extent of doctoring a doc with capability to hazard nationwide safety.
“It was a relief for peace-loving Nigerians that the gimmick also failed to strike that sensitive chord.”
He vowed to guard his integrity regardless of the antics of alleged paid brokers.
The assertion added: “This discover due to this fact is to alert the general public to the newest ungodly plan and to warn the perpetrators concerning the penalties of such motion.
“The Honourable Minister will not sit idly to see his hard-earned reputation as a respected community leader, Islamic Scholar and public servant being muddled in the mud by paid agents with no adherence to truth and fear of God.”