PRESIDENT BUHARI’S ALLEGED MARRIAGE: SSS Files Two-Count Charge Against The Alleged Mastermind.

President Buhari.

The State Security Services on Tuesday filed a two-count charge against one Kabiru Muhammad, the alleged mastermind of the purported story of President Muhammadu Buhari’s false marriage before a Kano Magistrate court and charged him with defamation and injurious falsehood, contrary to section 392 and 393 of the Penal Code.


The charge is said to attract a maximum of three years’ imprisonment, without fine, if he is found guilty of the offence, as the accused, who was wearing a long gown, was brought to court amidst tight security.

PREMIUM TIMES learned that Muhammad had allegedly spread the rumour of a wedding ceremony between Mr Buhari and one of his ministers, Sadiya Farouq, a case, which a the end of proceedings, the magistrate, Aminu Gabari, granted Muhammad bail of.

According to the magistrate, the accused must provide two sureties, one of them a grade level 15 officer in the civil service, equal or above, while the other must be a businessman, and a bail bond of N1 million.

The trial was adjourned to February 5 for the continuation of hearing.