Kabiru Masari, the running mate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, presidential candidate, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has told the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) that his original certificates are missing.
In an affidavit submitted to the electoral body, Masari explained that he lost his certificates while on transit to the national capital.
In the affidavit, Masari claimed that he did his Primary school education in Katsina State between 1972-78 and later obtained a Grade 2 Certificate from Katsina Teachers College in 1982 and a Higher Certificate in 1995.
The affidavit reads in part, “That I am the above-named person and bonafide owner of the under-listed documents. That sometimes in January 2021, while on transit within Wuse Area, FCT– Abuja, I discovered that my original Certificate of Occupancy of plot NoKT 17522, GRA Katsina Estate; Certificate of Kaduna State Development Centre from 1994-95; Grade 11 Certificate from Katsina Teachers College from 1979-83 and First Leaving School Certificate issued by Masari Primary School Katsina State from 1972-78 got lost”.