President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mr. Festus Keyamo, as his campaign Spokesperson.
In a letter signed by the Director General of the President Muhammadu Buhari Campaign Organisation, Chief Ritimi Amaechi, Mr. Keyamo is to spearhead both Buhari nomination in the All Progressive Party and subsequent elections.
The letter reads: “I am pleased to convey to you the decision of the President Muhammadu Buhari Campaign Organisation to appoint you as Director, Strategic Communications in respect of the forthcoming campaigns for the 2019 Presidential Elections.
“As you are aware, President Muhammadu Buhari is seeking nomination of our great Party, the All Progressives Congress, as the candidate for the said election. Your appointment is to aid in getting that nomination and to ensure the success of the subsequent campaign fo the 2019 Presidential Elections
“In your capacity, you are to be the Spokesperson for the campaigns during the nomination process and also at the subsequent campaigns for the 2019 Presidential Elections.”
Had his tutelage under late legal luminary, Gani Fawehinmi, the 47-year-old Keyamo is a popular Nigerian Lawyer notable for handling high profile cases like the murder of late Chief Bola Ige, lawyer to P-Square pop singer. He also handled suit for Stephanie Otobo against Apostle Johnson Suleiman.