Police investigate trending picture of officer casting vote in Kano APC Congress
POLITICS DIGEST- The Nigeria Police Zone 1 headquarters, has confirmed that it has started investigation into a trending picture on social media of an inspector of police casting vote at the recently conducted Kano State congress of the APC along with his principal, the re-elected party chairman loyal to governor Ganduje, Abdullahi Abbas.
This was contained in a press release obtained by Politics Digest on Monday, October 18th and signed by DSP Abubakar Zayyanu Ambursa, the Zonal Police Public Relations Office for Assistant Inspector General of Police, Zone One Headquarters, Kano.
The statement identified the police officer as Bashir Mohammad of the Special Protection Unit, Base One Kano, who is attached to the State Government House and subsequently deployed to work with the party chairman.
The statement added, “in view of the seemingly unprofessional conduct of the inspector, the AIG has referred the matter to the Zonal X-Squad for investigation and should he be found to have committed the offence, disciplinary action will be instituted against him accordingly”.
The command also assured members of the public of further update on the matter as the investigation goes on.