Dogara Speaks On ‘The Plan’ By Bauchi State Government To Implicate Him


Yakubu Dogara, the speaker of the House of Representatives in a letter called on the acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, and other security operatives over the alleged plan by the Bauchi State Government to implicate him in a criminal case.

The speaker directed a letter to the IGP and another copy to the Director-General, Department of Security Services on Thursday.

Doraga revealed an alleged plan by the state government to plant false evidence to implicate him.

He claimed that branded motorbikes and cars with the Peoples Democratic Party logo and his pictures, will be used to orchestrate crimes so as to implicate him in criminal activities.

“He said; I write to inform the Inspector General of Police that I am in receipt of credible intelligence about an ongoing plot by Bauchi State Government to implicate me in a criminal conspiracy.”

The development was revealed in a statement released by the Special Adviser to Dogara on Media and Public Affairs.

“The Bauchi State Government has procured hundreds of motorbikes and cars, which are being branded in the Government House Bauchi with my pictures and logo of my party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and my name inscribed.”

“The plan is that the Bauchi State Government will engage some criminal elements and give them the branded motorbikes and cars which they will use to commit crime and thereafter abandon them at the scene so as to implicate me.”

“I am, by this letter, putting the Police and other security agencies on notice so as to be on the watch out for these criminal elements intended to be deployed by Bauchi State Government