The Aide De Camp (ADC) to the wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha, has been released by the State Security Service (SSS) according to Premium Times.
Sani Baba-Inna was arrested after Mrs Buhari allegedly accused him of collecting cash gifts totaling N2.5 billion from politicians and businesses over three years but kept it to himself.
The news outlet reports that police investigations failed to trace such huge amount to the ADC. It also reported that Mrs Buhari who was not satisfied with the investigation reportedly asked the SSS to take over the case.
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However, Mr Baba-Inna’s elder brother, Farouq Baba-Inna, was reported to have revealed that he has been released.
“He has just been released and I am on my way to see him,” he said.
NAIJ.com had reported that the first lady, Aisha Buhari, denied ordering the arrest of her Aide de Camp, Sani Baban-Inna, over alleged fraud.
There was report that Aisha had ordered that her aide to be arrested, but in a statement issued by her director of information, Suleiman Haruna, on Tuesday, September 25, the first lady insisted that the police only did their job.
She said the aide has been working with her since 2016 but investigation showed he has been using his position to defraud unsuspecting associates. Aisha insisted she has no hand in the arrest.
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