Immediate past National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has disowned about eight fake Twitter accounts opened with his name and pictures.
In a statement issued by his spokesman, Victor Oshioke, on Tuesday, he alerted the public that the said accounts are not operated by him or any of his media aides.
Oshiomhole noted that all tweets from the accounts do not represent his opinions or views.
“The attention of H.E. Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has been drawn to a series of tweets from a twitter account @_adamsoshiomole commenting on recent national issues,” the statement said.
“We wish to alert the general public that this twitter account is fake as it is not operated by Comrade Adams Oshiomhole or any of his media aides.
“Let it be on record that all tweets which have originated from this account or will originate from it in the future, do not represent the opinions of Comrade Adams Oshiomhole.
“Our investigations have further revealed that there are in total 8 fake twitter accounts opened with Comrade Adams Oshiomhole’s name and photographs.”
The fake accounts were listed as:
The statement stated that any tweets originating from the above twitter accounts should be disregarded as they do not represent the opinions of the former governor of Edo State.
“For the avoidance of doubt, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole’s only official twitter handle is @aoshiomhole,” it added.