Kano State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje on Saturday urged the state’s Public Complaint and Anti Corruption Commission not to spare any corrupt person in the state.
The governor, stated this when he visited the commission’s office in Kano, adding the agency should make sure whoever is found wanting faced the consequences.
According to him, he would not interfere with any case regardless of political positions or influence of the person involved.
He said, “Whosoever falls into the commission’s trap should face the consequence. I will have nothing to do with it. I will not interfere with any case whosoever might be involved.
“With the way corruption is fighting back and the fight against corruption being an agenda of President Muhammad Buhari, the federal government cannot fight it alone.
“It needs domestication in the states and the local governments to succeed.”
The chairman of the commission, Muhyi Magaji, in his welcome address to Governor Ganduje:
“It is your will and support that has made this anti-graft agency among the best in the country.
“We have set benchmarks in the country and are being emulated by other states.”