According to Sahara Reporters, President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered security agents to arrest his brother-in-law for alleged extortion.
Alhaji Musa Yola, is the immediate younger brother of his wife.
Yola was said to have received N300 million from a businessman after promising to provide him with political access to secure an oil block from the Buhari administration.
A source privy to the situation revealed to the online tabloid that the President personally ordered last Monday night that his brother-in-law be produced before him in handcuffs in the company of the businessman.
Furious Buhari was said to have called the businessman stupid for parting with such amount cash when should know that he, Mr. Buhari, would not participate in fraud, the president ordered agents of the State Security Services (SSS) attached to Aso Rock Villa to thoroughly investigate the scam.
“Alhaji Yola has refunded the money to the affected businessman.” An SSS agent disclosed, “Alhaji Yola has been released on bail.”