The Division of State Companies, DSS, has confirmed the arrest of Salihu Tanko-Yakasai, former aide to Abdullahi Ganduje, Kano State Governor.
That is coming after the Kano State Director of the safety company had earlier denied that Salihu was of their custody.
DSS spokesman, Peter Afunanya has now accepted that Tanko-Yakasai was within the custody of the key police.
In a terse assertion he issued on Saturday night, Afunanya stated the previous governor’s aide was beneath investigation for points past his comment.
“That is to substantiate that Salihu Tanko-Yakasai is with the Division of State Companies.
“He’s being investigated over points past the expression of opinions within the social media as wrongly alleged by sections of the general public,” the assertion learn.
DSS is believed to have arrested Yakasai for calling for the resignation of President Muhammadu Buhari over the kidnapping of the scholars of the Authorities Ladies’ Secondary College in Jangebe, Talata Mafara Native Authorities Space of Zamfara State.
Ganduje had additionally relieved him of his duties.
BREAKING: DSS admits arresting Ganduje’s ex-aide, Salihu Tanko-Yakasai, provides causes