Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun has launched brutal verbal attack on journalists covering the state.
He threw the jibes at members of the fourth estate at a recent public meeting of All Progress Congress members in Abeokuta.
The meeting, which was held at Gateway Hotel and had in attendance Federal lawmakers representing various constituencies of the state in the National Assembly was to address the issue of APC membership registration.
After the meeting, journalists had approached the governor to find out its outcome.
Speaking in Yoruba, Gov. Amosun said the journalists were not his friends because they were “fabricating” stories about his government – stories of events they did not see.
“You journalists have been writing fabricated stories”, he shouted.“You only write what you don’t see. You all know that you have been fabricating stories. You are not my friends, go and write it that I said you have been fabricating stories.
“I just decided not to take any action. All the fabricated stories, I’m only looking at you. Go on and keep fabricating stories. I can see you keep fabricating the stories, keep doing that.”