Information available to 247ureports.com obtained through competent source stationed in Kano near the activities of the Kano State government reveal that the Kwankwaso led administration has begun preparation for a grand reception for Al Mustapha – following his recent acquittal by a Lagos High Court on Friday July 12, 2013.
According to the information received, the Kano State Government is said to have contracted the preparation of the grand reception for the Kano son [Al Mustapha] in order to shield itself away from any perceive political backlash that may follow – a frontal backing of the Kano State government of Al Mustapha.
But a source within the Kwankwaso administration told 247ureports.com that Al Mustapha had since attained the status of a hero in Kano – in the like manner that his former boss – Sani Abacha – had attained a hero status in Kano. The source reveals that the Kano State is cognizant of the high political currency associated with associating with Al Mustapha. For this reason, the State government is determined to embrace the release of Al Mustapha with open arms.
The Kano State government has denied knowledge of the planned reception. The denial came through the Commissioner of Information, Prof Farok who told 247ureports.com that “I am not aware but will find out. No harm in celebrating the release of an innocent victim of a circumstance”
Al Mustapha has yet to arrive Kano.