ONLINE MEDIA ALLEGATION THAT NIGERIA MINISTER OF DEFENSE ALIYU GUSAU HAS RESIGNED IS UNTRUE-PRESIDENCY.
The report by online media earlier today that the Nigeria Minister of Defense, Lt.-Gen Aliyu Gusau (rtd.) has resigned is untrue. ''General Gusau remains in Office as Minister of Defence. His absence from today’s meeting of the Federal Executive Council which was cited in support of the false report of his resignation was with the permission of President Goodluck Jonathan'', Special Adviser to president on media and Publicity said.