Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Breaking: Nigerians to now address their President henceforth as "Dictator Buhari"

Punch Nigeria called President Buhari a Military Dictator

Punch publishing media companies given praises on social media for being the first publishing outlet to condemn president Muhammadu Buhari's dictatorial regime. 

Punch Nigeria after closely studied the roughly outcome of president Buhari leadership since 2015 till date, the media had published an editorial pick titled; Buhari’s lawlessness: Our stand.

While many applauds Punch, others are worried of being intimidated by the Nigerian government over publishing the fact about president Buhari's leadership.

Punch published; Buhari’s lawlessness: Our stand.

“As a symbolic demonstration of our protest against autocracy and military-style repression, PUNCH (all our print newspapers, The PUNCH, Saturday PUNCH, Sunday PUNCH, PUNCH Sports Extra, and digital platforms, most especially Punchng.com) will henceforth prefix Buhari’s name with his rank as a military dictator in the 80s, Major General, and refer to his administration as a regime, until they purge themselves of their insufferable contempt for the rule of law.”

This Punch publication has made the media outlet trending number one on Twitter. Reactions from some social media users below;

"The media has finally stirred awake to its role as one of the opposition stands against any Govt, I’m very pleased.

Anyone who reads me would have noticed references to “Buhari regime” - as it indeed is.

Buhari’s lawlessness: Our stand – Punch Newspapers" Ademola

"Many of you are happy with Punch this minute, but what will you do if/when the lawless agents of this govt comes after the paper and its editors? Will you look the other way, because you're not in PUNCH's employ, or will you be 'alive' enough to offer solidarity?"Fisayo Soyombo

"The Punch Newspaper have announced that they will henceforth start referring to Buhari as General Buhari and refer to his Government as a Regime.

This is to reflect the current status of Nigeria as a Dictatorship under Buhari.

Pls other Nigerians should follow this step."Senator Shehu Sani

"Thank you Mobile Punch for your courage, what more? Buhari is a Dictator and must be stopped!" Miss Babes Akira 

"You guys do not understand what Punch Newspaper has done.They have faced Buhari squarely till he stops being a dictator. They will now refer to him as Gen. Buhari and his govt as regime. MyMyeart swells with joy." Moris Monye

"The Punch NG just made a major and uncowardly decision by henceforth referring Buhari as General Buhari and calling his administration a regime due to his autocratic/Military ruling like he did back in the 80s. Not all organizations have the balls to make such decisions." Biyi

The Punch Newspaper have announced that they will henceforth start referring to Buhari as General Buhari and refer to his Government as a Regime. This is to reflect the current status of Nigeria as a Dictatorship under Buhari. Pls other Nigerians should follow this step." Kelvin Odanzb

"PUNCH BELLS THE CAT... KUDOS...

Buhari’s lawlessness: Our stand" Dele Momodu Ovation