The Kano Public Complaint and Anti-Corruption Commission have appointed prominent human rights lawyer, Chief Femi Falana (SAN), as its lead counsel in the case involving the former Governor of Kano State, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje.
The case centers around an alleged dollar video and is currently before a Federal High Court sitting in Kano.
Chief Falana, renowned for his expertise in human rights and legal matters, arrived in Kano on Thursday and received a comprehensive brief on the case. the matter.
Bar. Usman Umar Fari, counsel to the Kano anti-graft Commission, confirmed that the case has been adjourned by the presiding judge, Justice A.M Liman.
The adjournment came after the counsel to the Applicant requested more time to respond to the processes served to him. As a result, the hearing has been rescheduled for July 25, 2023.
It is noteworthy that Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, through his counsel, Bar. B. Hemba, had earlier filed an Exparte Motion seeking to restrain the Commission from arresting, investigating, and inviting him over the alleged dollar video.