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House of Reps member sacks aide for describing Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau as ‘true hero’



The lawmaker representing Maiduguri federal Constituency, Abdulkadir Rahis has sacked his aide Bukar Tanda, for describing Boko Haram chief, Abubakar Shekau as a “true hero”.

Tanda who reacted to report of Shekau blowing up himself to keep away from being captured by fighters of the Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP) — a breakaway faction of Boko Haram, had stated that the chief of Boko Haram “lived a lifetime of hero and died a real hero”.

A Fb submit shared by the lawmaker’s aide, learn;

“I love and admire his braveness to terminate his life. He lived a lifetime of a hero and died a real hero. He did it in such a method that not even traces of his corpse will probably be discovered.”

Tanda has now been sacked by his principal who stated his “actions, utterances and opinion of latest are at variance along with his curiosity, constituency and the APC.”

The letter Rahis personally signed, learn;

“I want to formally write and notify you of the termination of your appointment as my legislative aide, forthwith.

“Your actions, utterances and opinion of latest are at variance with my curiosity, that of my constituency and our nice get together, the APC.

“The letter additionally function a disclaimer to any motion or place you took or want to take, on any matter which will have the remotest reference to me as an individual or my workplace.”