Buhari receives report on Maina’s reinstatement

President Muhammadu Buhari-at-FEC Meeting
President Muhammadu Buhari at FEC Meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari’s Chief of Staff has received the report of how fugitive Abdulrasheed Maina was reinstated to the civil service.

Femi Adesina, Mr. Buhari’s Chief of Staff, confirmed that the Head of Service, Winifred Oyo-Ita, submitted the report to the president’s chief of staff, on Monday evening as directed.

Mr. Adesina spoke on a live Channels Television news programme on Monday night.

He had earlier in the day confirmed that Mr. Buhari ordered the sack of Mr. Maina and “demanded a full report of the circumstances of Maina’s recall and posting to the Ministry of Interior.”

PREMIUM TIMES exclusively reported Mr. Maina’s secret recall into the civil service despite being wanted for alleged fraud.

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