Immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has criticised President Muhammadu Buhari over his presidential rally in Kano State on Thursday.
Buhari had on Thursday endorsed Governor Umar Ganduje during his presidential rally despite bribe allegations against him.
On issue of corrupt charges against Ganduje, the president said he is a sitting Governor, enjoys immunity from prosecution in his own right and is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
Fayose, reacting to the rally in Kano described Buhari as the ‘grandfather of Corruption Family of Nigeria celebrating the exploits of one of his children. “
He also condemned the appearance of Niger Republic Governors at the rally.
Fayose on his Twitter page wrote: “The grandfather of Corruption Family of Nigeria went to Kano today in continuation to celebrate the exploits of one of his children.
“Siblings of the Kano child in whom Baba Corruption is well pleased also came from neighbouring country to join in the celebration of corruption.”
It was reported that Governors Issa Moussa of Zinder and Zakiri Umar of Maradi States, both from the Republic of Niger, were in Kano State to rally support for President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election.