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The presidency defends Isa Pantami, alleging that the call for his resignation is a plot against him

Dr. Isa Pantami, the Nigerian Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, have been pressurized by many Nigerians to resign over his pro-Taliban links.

The Presidency has however, rejected the call for his resignation by man Nigerians, alleging that Isa Pantami was very young and therefore his statement about supporting terrorism are invalid as it was made many years ago.

These are plans put in place to destabilize and jeopardize his career by those instigating his resignation amid his past statement which was made years ago when he was young.

Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, disclosed this in a statement which was revealed to the public.

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Isa Pantami’s call for resignation escalated after several statements and documents alleging his ties with certain Islamic State terrorist showing sympathy and agreement to their cause.

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