The Nigerian Army authorities have confirmed Buhari’s certificates and credentials with them and will readily to release them in its custody to serving and retired officers in need of them.The Director, Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Olajide Laleye, made this known in an exclusive interview with Punch Newspaper in Abuja on Wednesday.
The Army spokesman was reacting to a statement by the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd), that his credentials were with the military.
General Muhammadu Buhari had earlier said in an affidavit he deposed to at the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory on November 24, 2014 and received by Independent National Electoral Commission on December 18, 2014, that all his certificates were with the Secretary, Military Board.
“I am the above-named person and deponent to this affidavit therein.
“All my academic qualifications, documents as filled in my presidential form, President APC/001/2015, are currently with the Secretary, Military Board as of the time of presenting this affidavit. The affidavit is made in good faith and for record purpose,” Buhari has said.
Credit: Punch Newspapers.