Chairman of the INEC Committee on Collation Centre for the final elections, Amina Zakari, has debunked reviews that she is a relation of President Buhari. Zakari in an interview with BBC, mentioned the allegation that President Buhari is her Uncle is unfounded and completely false.
Recall that Zakari made information on Thursday final week when the electoral physique, INEC, introduced she could be the pinnacle of the coallation for the presidential election.
“President Muhammadu Buhari is my President as [he is] everyone else’s President. He’s not my cousin, he’s not my uncle as is being claimed,” Zakari mentioned within the BBC interview
Whereas rejecting the claims, Zakari defined that she had performed her job diligently through the years with out scandal or blame. She identified that she was first appointed by President Goodluck Jonathan in 2010 and served as a Particular Adviser to President Olusegun Obasanjo previous to that.
“I’ve performed my job carefully through the years as a patriotic citizen of Nigeria. I don’t assume I ought to be distracted now that elections are coming ahead. I’ll proceed doing my work. I’ll proceed serving my nation to one of the best of my potential with one of the best of intentions.”
She famous that she had all the time been a part of INEC activirtes together with the 2015 presidential electoon which President Buhari, her supposed uncle, misplaced to Jonathan.
“I’ve been on this job since 2010 and this similar President misplaced an election and the those that complained have labored carefully with me. They haven’t in any means accused me of any wrongdoing through the years and I’ve performed my work diligently. I used to be in command of political occasion monitoring for 4 years – from 2010 to 2014. There was not a single scandal to my title and no one can declare to have paid me or requested me to do something fallacious. And if they’ve, I might love them to return ahead and show it to the nation and to the world at massive as a result of that is moving into a worldwide dimension.” she mentioned