Police have arrested former governor Sule Lamido of Jigawa state
Lamido, a top leader of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was arrested at his home in Sharada area of Kano metropolis.
The former governor was accused of inciting the public against the Jigawa state local government poll fixed for July 1.
The Police Public Relations officer, Zone 1, DSP Sambo Sokoto confirmed Lamido’s arrest.
“Yes I was told that the former governor was invited at Zone 1, but I was trying to get the details when you called me now, ” Sokoto said.
Lamido is also facing corruption trial along with his some of his sons.