FRESH: Police raid Kwankwaso’s residence in Kano
The Inspector General of police special squad Wednesday raided the house of senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso and that of his younger brother, Lawan Musa Kwankwaso, in Kano
No official reason has been given, but sources said the former governor was alleged to have had a secret business with an associate, leading to a whistleblower getting the security operative informed of some deals.
It was learnt from residents that “heavily armed squad” sneaked into the commercial city at the wee hours of Wednesday and were booked at Sharada police station for smooth conduct of the operation.
It was not clear the target of the covert operation, but inside sources said: “it has something to do with business deal involving senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso where his younger brother served as a front.”
Impeachable security sources claimed that “the special squad stormed the Sharada residence of the Kwankwaso’s midday and conducted a thorough search in an operations that lasted three hours”
Lawan Musa Kwankwaso who was caught unaware by the security agents said ” there was total cooperation to the visitors”
Reacting to the development, Kano Police Public Relation officer,DSP Magaji Musa Majia said, “our command was not behind the operation and cannot comment on it.”
Majia stressed “we should be let out of this because Kano command has nothing to do with the operation. ”
But sources confirmed that the heavily armed squad sneaked into the commercial city at the wee hours of Wednesday and were booked at Sharada police station for smooth conduct of the operation.