The Special Assistant on Public Communications to the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, Phrank Shaibu has revealed why his director is disputing President Bola Tinubu’s certificates.
According to Shaibu, there’s a notable inconsistency within the commencement dates on the certificates President Tinubu submitted to each the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and Atiku’s lawyer.
Shaibu acknowledged that Tinubu’s college certificates exhibits the commencement date as June 27, 1979, whereas the certificates submitted to INEC exhibits June 22, 1979.
He requested why one individual would have two completely different commencement dates on completely different certificates.
Atiku’s assistant additional acknowledged in an interview with Channels TV that whether or not Tinubu graduates or not will not be their concern however the subject surrounding his certificates is their concern.
Shaibu stated: “It will not be our enterprise whether or not he has graduated or not. We went there for one factor solely. He submitted a certificates to the Independent National Electoral Commission for the 2023 elections.
‘And then one in every of our legal professionals wrote to the college primarily based on the subpoena. He stated, look, we want a duplicate of this certificates. They required him to offer a duplicate and the copy of that certificates was utterly completely different from what Mr Tinubu had submitted to INEC. We grew to become curious.
“In that certificates they gave to our lawyer upon subpoena, it was clearly written that one Bola A. Tinubu graduated from the college on June 27, 1979.
“Meanwhile, the certificates that Mr. Tinubu introduced to INEC acknowledged that he graduated from the college on June 22, 1979, how can one man have two commencement dates.”