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  • Corruption: Atiku Lists 30 Accused Persons Working For Buhari
  • The rivalry between the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and
    the main opposition Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) took a new
    dimension yesterday when former Vice President and presidential
    candidate of the PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubabar, reeled out 30 names
    working with President Muhammadu Buhari who are all accused of
    corruption, in one way or the other.
    Some notable names among the allegedly corrupt APC chieftains,
    according to Atiku, include; former governor of Edo State and
    National Chairman of the APC, Adams Oshiomhole; a serving
    senator and former Governor of Nasarawa State, Abdullahi Adamu;
    Lagos socialite and Director General of Nigerian Tourism
    Development Corporation (NTDC), Folarin Coker; the Minister of
    Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed; former Lagos State governor
    and National Leader of the APC, Senator Bola Tinubu; Chief of Staff
    to President Muhammadu Buhari, Alhaji Abba Kyari; sacked former
    Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir
    Lawal; the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai; the minister
    of state transport (Aviation), Senator Hadi Sirika; The First Lady,
    Hajia Aisha Buhari; and the Executive Director, National Film and
    Video Censors Board, Mr. Adedayo Thomas; former governor of
    Bauchi State, Adamu Muazu; former Osun State Deputy Governor,
    Senator Iyiola Omisore; former pension chief, Abdulrasheed Maina;
    former Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro; and
    former governor of Abia State, Chief Orji Uzor Kalu.
    Also listed is the Bauchi State government under Governor Isa
    Yuguda; former governor of Akwa Ibom State, Senator Godswill
    Akpabio; Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osibanjo; Kano State Governor,
    Abdullahi Umar Ganduje; a two-term former governor of Jigawa
    State, Alhaji Seminu Turaki; in-law to President Buhari, who is the
    Executive Secretary, Border Communities Development Agency
    (BDCA), Alhaji Junaid Abdullahi, and former governor of the state
    who is currently in charge of Buhari’s campaign in Sokoto State,
    Alhaji Aliyu Wamako.
    Others are; the gubernatorial candidate of the APC in Imo State and
    a close associate of President Buhari, Senator Hope Uzodimma;
    serving Minister of Transportation and Director-General of the
    Buhari Campaign Organisation in 2015, who has been charged with
    the task of ensuring that Buhari is elected a second time, Hon.
    Rotimi Amaechi; and the embattled Zamfara State governor, Alhaji
    Abdul’ aziz Yari.
    Others include the Group Managing Director, Nigerian National
    Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Maikanti Baru; and the suspended
    Director-General, National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Mr. Ayodele
    While Oshiomhole was linked with petitions over allegations of large
    scale corruption, during his days as governor of Edo State by a
    human rights crusader, Bishop Osadolor Ochei, the PDP also
    pointed accusing fingers in his direction in connection with alleged
    financial inducements during the last APC primaries. Adamu, one of
    President Buharis’s allies in the Senate, is being prosecuted
    alongside 18 others for allegedly stealing N15 billion from the
    treasury through contracts awarded when he was governor for eight
    While Coker faces N3billion fraud charge, Lai Mohammed was
    alleged to have begged his subordinates at the National
    Broadcasting Commission (NBC) for a ‘loan’ of 13 million to enable
    him travel to China.
    Tinubu’s Alpha Beta is facing N100 billion corruption allegation,
    according to Atiku’s Special Assistant on Public Communications,
    Mr. Phrank Shaibu who released the 30 names and the corruption
    allegation against each of them.
    The statement alleged Babachir’s involvement in the infamous
    grass-cutting scandal as the SGF.
    Shaibu alleged that Buratai allegedly bought two Dubai mansions
    for $1.5 million; Sirika was accused of siphoning over N1.2 billion
    on a phony Nigeria Air project, which was eventually suspended by
    the federal government.
    The First Lady was said to have made the list for reporting her ADC,
    Sani Baban-Inna, to the security agencies over allegation of
    swindling members of the public of the sum of N2.5 billion.
    Muazu has N19.8 billion case of corruption with the EFCC, but he
    has “taken refuge with the APC.” While Omisore’s N1.3 billion fraud
    charge is still pending, he is already seeking political refuge in the

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