Atiku Presidential Campaign Organization has disowned an on-going scheme that purports to disburse grants to unsuspecting Nigerians.
The organisation in a statement issued to the press on Thursday, the group disclaimed the scheme which require the public to contribute a certain amount of money which will be multiplied for them after they have downloaded a particular social media application and it urged them to stay clear as it is not associated with it.
It said: “The APCO disclaims this scheme and any other in such manner. For the avoidance of doubt, the AtikuPresidential Campaign Organization is not in any way involved with the scheme or any other in such manner and neither did it give a proxy authorization.
“The APCO also wishes to inform the general public that the official/verified social media handles of His Excellency Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the PDP and former Vice President of Nigeria remains the following:
“The public is therefore put on notice to discountenance communication that did not emanate from any of these social media accounts and to refrain from participating in any online scheme that is aimed at defrauding innocent Nigerians, with the ulterior motive to embarrass the presidential campaign of AtikuAbubakar.”