President Muhammadu Buhari has reportedly ordered the inspector-general of police, Ibrahim Idris, not to proceed with the invitation of Senator Ademola Adeleke.
Adeleke is the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the coming Osun gubernatorial election.
The Cable reports that a presidential source said Idris was ordered not to invite the senator until after the election.
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Legit.ng had earlier reported that the Nigerian police has summoned the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the coming Osun state gubernatorial election, Senator Ademola Adeleke, to appear before it over alleged examination malpractice.
In a statement released by deputy commissioner of police, Jimoh Moshood, who is the spokesperson of the police on Wednesday, September 19, it was claimed that the senator and some other persons were involved in malpractice in 2017.
The police ordered Adeleke and four other persons to report to the Force Headquarters in Abuja for arraignment to court.
In a previous report by Legit.ng, the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) confirmed that Senator Ademola Adeleke, the candidate of the PDP for September 22 governorship election in Osun state, sat for its examination in 1981.
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The sub-regional examinations body made the confirmation in its response to an order made by a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja.
The court on Tuesday, September 11, directed the body to produce Adeleke’s result within 10 days due to the controversy surrounding his O'level result.
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