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I never insulted President Buhari, I wanted him to succeed – PDP Governor cries out

The Governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom has said that he has never for once insulted President Mohammadu Buhari despite a heated argument with the presidency.

According to Ortom who made his submission in a 27 seconds video that was posted on his Facebook page on Sunday, his criticism of President Buhari was over the spate of insecurity in his state, he however, maintained that most Nigerians misinterprets his statements.

He said, “Sometimes I talk about the presidency and at one point some ignorant people said that I was castigating President Muhammadu Buhari.”

“Some were so ridiculous to the extent of saying that I insult Mr President, I did not insult him. It is true that as a leader, I want him to succeed so I criticize, “he said.

According to Ortom, he criticizes the President to ensure that his administration succeeds at all cost.


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