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Ganduje’s Wife Shuns EFCC Invitation Over Alleged Fraud Reported By Son (Read Full Details)


Hafsat Ganduje, the spouse of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano, shunned an invite prolonged to her by the anti-graft company, EFCC, to report for questioning, final week, over a bribery and land fraud case reported by her son, Abdualzeez.

Mrs Ganduje was invited to report final Thursday to the Abuja headquarters of the EFCC.

Abdulazeez had dragged his mum, Hafsat Ganduje, to the EFCC, sources acquainted with the matter mentioned, suggesting a sample of corruptly utilizing household entry to energy for personal enrichment.

Mr Ganduje, the governor, had beforehand been concerned in a corruption-related scandal. He has struggled to untangle himself from the general public notion that he’s a corrupt public servant since 2018 when Every day Nigerian revealed a collection of movies that confirmed the governor gathering cash from a authorities contractor.

Based on sources who noticed Abdulazeez’s petition, he reported that he was approached by a property developer to assist facilitate the acquisition of some plots of land in Kano with some a whole lot of hundreds of US {dollars} and not less than 35 million Naira as “facilitation fee”.

PREMIUM TIMES additional learnt that Abdulazeez mentioned he paid the sum in {dollars} to his mom, Mrs Ganduje.

“However three months later, (the property developer) found that the plots of land he wished and had paid the primary household for had been allotted to different patrons and he then requested to be refunded,” one supply added.

Requested to touch upon the matter, a spokesperson for Kano State Authorities, Mohammed Garba, mentioned, “I’m not conscious” and, so, he couldn’t remark.

EFCC’s spokesperson, Wilson Uwujaren, didn’t touch upon the matter when contacted on Monday.

However insiders mentioned Mrs Ganduje might be arrested if she refuses to report for questioning. Not like her husband, who by advantage of his workplace, enjoys immunity from arrest and prosecution, Mrs Ganduje enjoys no such constitutional immunity.


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