Tinubu reacts to Gabon military coup
President Bola Tinubu on Wednesday condemned recent uprising in Gabon, where President Ali Bongo was deposed and put under house arrest.
Reacting, the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the president, Mr. Ajuri Ngelale said on Wednesday that President Tinubu was deeply concerned about the social and political stability of the nation and the apparent spread of autocratic contention across various parts of our beloved continent.
According to Ngelale, the President, who has made significant sacrifices in his own life to advance and preserve democracy, is adamant that power belongs in the hands of Africa’s great people and not in the barrel of a loaded gun.
Tinubu stated his commitment to collaborating with other leaders to safeguard democracy across the continent.