Buhari Denies Protecting Corrupt People
President Muhammadu Buhari has said he doesn’t mind the media exposing his wife, Aisha, or his son, Yusuf if they are found to have benefited from illegal government deals.
This is coming at a time when there are growing concerns and comments over Buhari’s alleged ties with corrupt people and choosing them to head his political campaign ahead of the fast approaching elections, among others, Naija News reports
In a recorded interview aired on Arise TV, the President described as unfair, allegations that he was protecting some corrupt persons in his government while those in the opposition were being hounded.
He said, “It is a very unfair allegation against my integrity. I don’t think… anyway you are in a position to find out and if you do so, I don’t care. Publish it even if my son or my wife has a company and they are involved in deals with customs and excise and so on, bringing in illegal goods or whatever, I challenge you to do that.”