The running mate of APC Presidential candidate, Kabiru Masari, has informed the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) that his original certificates are missing amid a controversy regarding Tinubu and his primary and secondary school transcripts.
Masari testified to an affidavit regarding the disappearance of his primary and secondary school transcripts in documents presented to INEC.
The running companion of Tinubu revealed that he went to Masari Primary School in Katsina State from 1972 to 1978 and graduated with a Grade 2 Certificate from Katsina Teachers College in 1982 and a Higher Certificate in 1995.
Masari stated in the sworn affidavit for “Loss of Some Original Documents,” obtained from the Divisional Police Headquarter, Wuse Zone 3, Abuja, and attached to the information he provided to INEC, that he lost his Grade 2 Certificate from the Katsina Teachers College and his First Leaving Primary School Certificate issued by Masari Primary School, Katsina State, in January 2021 while on transit within Wuse, Area FCT, Abuja (1972-78).
He also said that all attempts to find the things had failed. Read the affidavit:
“Ibrahim Kabiru Masari, male, Muslim, Nigerian citizen of Abubakar Rimi Crescent, National Assembly Quarters, Apo, FCT– Abuja, declare an oath and state as follows:
“That I am the above-named persons and bonafide owner of the under-listed documents. That sometimes in January 2021, while on transit within Wuse Area, FCT– Abuja, I discovered that my original Certificate of Occupancy of plot NoKT 17522, GRA Katsina Estate; Certificate of Kaduna State Development Centre from 1994-95; Grade 11 Certificate from Katsina Teachers College from 1979-83 and First Leaving School Certificate issued by Masari Primary School Katsina State from 1972-78 got lost. That all efforts made to trace the documents proved abortive hence this affidavit. That this affidavit is required for record purpose and for all authorities and persons concerned to take note.