A trending picture of the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu which has raised fresh concerns about his health status has been described as fake by his campaign team.
The Director, Media and Publicity, All Progressives Congress Presidential Campaign Council, Bayo Onanuga, on Friday, clarified that the picture that went viral was doctored.
He made the clarification while speaking on Tinubu’s absence from the country amidst questions from Nigerians about the whereabouts of the former Lagos State Governor.
Naija News reports fresh questions had emerged about Tinubu’s health condition following the emergence of the picture online which coincided with his ‘disappearance’ from the public space.
However, Onanuga in a post via Facebook on Friday said all is well with the APC candidate. He added that Tinubu is in London and doing fine.
According to him, Tinubu only took a “short break” in preparation for the rigorous electioneering period ahead.
The post read, “Here is a fake photo of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu forwarded to me just now…
…“Look at the frame of his glasses. it is certainly not Tinubu’s trademark frame. Let me assure Nigerians who genuinely want to know Tinubu’s whereabouts. He is in London, in his house…