The police in Kano have arrested the immediate past governor of Jigawa State, Sule Lamido.
Although, reason for his arrest is still unknown, unconfirmed report says Mr. Lamido was arrested for allegedly inciting his supporters to stop the conduct of local government elections organised by the current administration of Governor Muhammad Badaru.
The council elections are fixed for July 1.
Mr. Lamido, was arrested at his Sharada Kano home on Sunday morning and was later whisked away to the Zone One Command of the Nigeria Police in Kano.
He is yet to be released as at the time of filing this report.