Former Nigeria vice president and presidential candidate of the People Democratic Party (PDP) has denied owning an online financial grant scheme.
The scheme named ‘Atiku Grant Disbursement Programme’ operated as a Ponzi scheme where individuals are being asked to contribute some amount of money and get an increment after a period of time.
Atiku Presidential Campaign Organisation in a statement disclaimed the scheme and any other in such manner,”.
The campaign team said the scheme was floated in order to soil the name of the PDP presidential candidate.
it also urged members of the public to verify programmes alleged to have been initiated by the former vice-president on his social media accounts and disregard if not authorised by Atiku.