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  • Updated: December 01, 2021

Kano State Government Seals, Unseals Office Complex Housing Rival Lawyer’s Office Within 24 Hours

A 6 story building occupying many offices including a Chamber belonging to Nuraini Jimoh SAN, a Lawyer representing a House of Representatives member, Ibrahim Sharada who won a APC Congresses case against the Governor Ganduje in Abuja.

A team of Personnel from the Kano Internal Revenue Service acting on the order of the State Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Land Zainab Buraji, sealed the office complex housing Shaaban Ibrahim Sharada Lawyer’s office on Wednesday morning.

The offices complex was sealed on the grounds that 3 Billion Naira ground tenement rent taxes was allegedly not settled by the offices.

The incident occurred less than 24 hours after a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja ruled in favour of the House of Representatives member, Ibrahim Shaaban Sharada and others in the purported Wards Congresses in Kano.

However, after outcry from the public, the offices were later unsealed on the same orders of the Land Management Bureau, Zainab Buraji.

The officers in a white Hilux with registration number KIRS 62 conveying the leader of the team, Hassan Idiris a Staff of State Revenue office quickly removed the heavy padlock with it’s Revenue sealed that chains the place.

When Journalists enquired from him why did he unsealed the palace, he said, “it is a directives from the Permanent Secretary to open the place”.

The state spokesman of the Police, DSP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa was present to investigate possible police involvement in the matter.

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A'isha Ahmad
A'isha Ahmad

Kano based Nigerian  Broadcast journalist, writer, reseacher. You can reach out via [email protected]

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