Outrage as Buhari "congratulates" Governor Emmanuel for surviving Uyo church collapse

Outrage as Buhari "congratulates" Governor Emmanuel for surviving Uyo church collapse

Angry Nigerians rained abuses on President Muhammadu Buhari and his official spokesman Garba Shehu after it appeared the Nigerian leader “congratulated” Akwa Ibom state governor Emmanuel Udom over his “lucky escape” from the building collapse that killed over 50 people at Reigners Bible Church, Uyo on Saturday 10 December 2016.

Outrage as Buhari "congratulates" Governor Emmanuel for surviving Uyo church collapse

In a statement released via the president’s Media & Publicity senior special adviser, Shehu, Buhari reacted to the fatal incident that occurred during a church service which claimed scores of lives and left dozens wounded, however, some people did not find his choice of words funny when he “congratulated” Governor Udom Emmanuel for surviving the incident. They ripped into the  presidency instantly.

Outrage as Buhari "congratulates" Governor Emmanuel for surviving Uyo church collapse
Outrage as Buhari "congratulates" Governor Emmanuel for surviving Uyo church collapse