In the latest edition of ‘The Global Public Square (GPS)’, a foreign affairs show by Fareed Zakaria, Cable News Network (CNN) mocked Nigeria
For over two months, Nigerian president Buhari has been out of the country for medical treatment in London. The news television in a query, asked a question- “head of state from which country has not set foot in his homeland in over two months?”
It went ahead to tick an option with the name Nigeria as the correct answer. The options were given as Saudi Arabia, Cuba, Nigeria and Syria.
A screenshot of the mockery was tweeted by Chidi Odinkalu, Former Chairman of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) who captioned it:
What do you say Nigerians? Type your comments below please.
Reactions from Nigerians continue below.
President Muhammadu Buhari has been in London since May 7 on a medical follow-up. Some political delegations including the Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo have been visiting President Buhari in London and have told Nigerians that the president is doing just fine and will soon return to continue his presidential duties.