Nigerian controversial investigative journalist, Kemi Olunloyo has said tha President Muhammadu Buhari isn’t 78 years old but 85.
Olunloyo said that Buhari is the same age with her father, Victor Omololu Olunloyo veacsue they were both 48 years old in 1983. She made this claim via her social media pages on Wednesday night, December 16.
“”President Buhari turns 85yo tomorrow December 17th. When he became Head of State 1983 & ended my dad and Shagari’s democracy, they were exactly the same age 48yo. My dad is 85. Buhari’s Wikipedia age is 78yo tomorrow same age as Biden. Happy Birthday Mr President 🎂🎊🎈🇳🇬
“I was 19yo and my father’s unofficial spokeswoman to the governor when I came home from America for holidays. You cannot slow age. It’s more than a number. Happy 85th birthday President Buhari.”
This has sparked reactions from hundreds of Nigerians who have aired their own view on the issue.
Some reactions reads;
“I knew it..this man is past way the age he klaimed..what a shameful kountry..we gave ’em knife to share the meat yet they’re using their teeth..nemesis is not sleeping..”
“Age Falsification and nobody is doing/saying anything about it.”
See tweets/screenshots below;
I was 19yo and my father's unofficial spokeswoman to the governor when I came home from America for holidays. You cannot slow age. It's more than a number. Happy 85th birthday President Buhari.
— Journalist Kemi Olunloyo Pharm.D (@KemiOlunloyo) December 16, 2020