“We wish to alert Nigerians to sinister strikes and orchestrated plans of the PDP to unleash a wave of pretend information, particularly in Hausa language to malign, defame and delegitimise Tinubu and the APC.
“This scurrilous marketing campaign by the PDP has already been perfected with a devoted workforce working day and evening from the PDP nationwide headquarters at Wadata Home, Abuja.
“PDP has additionally recruited many social media actors to hold out the marketing campaign of calumny by proxy,’’ Onanuga said.
He added that the APC PCC uncovered the evil plot focused to control Nigerians, particularly these of northern extraction to see Tinubu in a nasty mild.
Onanuga said that PDP did this pondering it was the one manner it may have an opportunity on the Feb. 25 presidential election.
“We think about it obligatory at this level to avert the minds of Nigerians to this evil plan able to inflicting disharmony, ill-will and unnecessary disaster with attendant safety implications within the nation.
“The PDP and their employed social media influencers have already began pushing their nefarious contents,’’ Onanuga harassed.
Based on him, PDP is doing this by spoofing and utilizing parody social media accounts of common newspapers and blogs to disseminate faux information with the purpose of hoodwinking gullible Nigerians.
He said that parody social media accounts similar to Vanguard Hausa and Every day Belief Hausa have been getting used to flow into faux information on Fb, Twitter, Instagram, WhatsApp and different digital platforms.
“On Fb, we discovered that Every day Belief Hausa was first created as Ok.R.Ok Media on Aug. 9, 2021. It modified its identify to Every day Belief Media on Dec. 7, 2022 and has a faux web site handle: every day.com.
“A second Every day Belief Hausa Fb account was created on Aug. 13, 2022 as Facos Information Hausa, with the target of publishing posts on musicians. It modified its identify on Dec. 29, 2022, simply 22 days after its different clone.
“Vanguard Hausa was created Dec. 21, 2021. Its web site did not open.
“All these parody Fb accounts have been utilized by the PDP on Saturday to publish malicious faux information that vans carrying outdated naira notes, belonging to Tinubu have been arrested in Lagos,’’ Onanuga harassed.
He mentioned for clarification, Every day Belief publishes a Hausa newspaper known as Aminiya, which was additionally on Fb with the identical identify, including that the Council was not conscious that Vanguard had an identical publication.
He, subsequently, implored the 2 newspapers, Every day Belief and Vanguard to tell Fb and Meta that that they had been cloned by faux information retailers for political offensives, masterminded by the PDP.
He added that a part of the PDP’s evil machinations can be to make false claims and allegations towards President Muhammadu Buhari, Asiwaju Tinubu, his working mate, Sen. Kashim Shettima and different APC nationwide, regional, zonal and state leaders.
He mentioned the PDP deliberate to do that in manipulated movies, doctored voice-overs, photoshopped photos and different means all in a bid to win the approaching election by hook or criminal.
“The PDP and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar know they’ll’t win this coming election.
“Additionally they know Nigerians won’t ever vote for PDP to take over the management of Nigeria after inflicting 16 years of distress on them.
“The legacies the social gathering left behind have been insecurity, badly managed economic system, looted treasury, and derelict nationwide infrastructure in roads, energy, ports, rail and pipelines amongst many others.
“The Buhari-led administration continues to be struggling to unmake the huge injury accomplished to our nation by the PDP,’’ Onanuga mentioned.
He added that as a result of Atiku’s presidential marketing campaign was heading to a crash, PDP futilely hoped to keep away from the approaching electoral defeat by sponsoring co-ordinated faux information assaults on APC, its presidential candidate and even towards the federal government.
He urged Nigerians and most particularly compatriots within the northern a part of the nation to not permit themselves to be deceived.
Onanuga harassed that Atiku and PDP had nothing good to supply Nigerians apart from to complement himself, members of the family and cronies as revealed in audio and video leaks by his former Media Aide, Mike Achimugu.
He assured that the President Buhari-led APC administration was working very onerous to unravel a lot of Nigeria’s decades-long issues throughout sectors.
He added that it was solely one other APC administration of Tinubu and Shettima that would proceed, maintain and enhance on the trajectory of fine governance that started since 2015.
Efforts to get PDP officers to reply have been abortive.
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