• Bauchi Governor Abubakar pardons 20 suspects who pelted him

    Bauchi Governor Abubakar pardons 20 suspects who pelted him

    Governor Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi State has pardoned 20 suspects currently being detained in Bauchi Prisons for allegedly pelting him at the eid ground during the 2016 Eid-el-Fitr celebration.

    Mr. Abubakar announced this on Thursday in Bauchi when officials of Amnesty International paid him a courtesy visit.

    He said that it was never his wish to arrest and detain the suspects in the first instance for what they did to him.

    “It is not my wish to arrest them, but I have to […]