Saturday, October 20, 2018
Video Clip: Kano Assembly Summons Editor
Daily Nigerian is an online newspaper that published the controversial video clip.
The comiittee’s Secretary, Mujtafa Aminu, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano yesterday that the committee had in a letter dated Oct. 19, 2018 requested Ja’afar to appear before the committee on Thursday, Oct. 26 at the Assembly’s Complex.
He said adequate security had been provided for the safety of the journalist as he was expected to answer questions on the publication and the video clips released by his online newspaper.
According to him, the committee had already visited the Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Rabi’u Yusuf, and the state Director of DSS with a view to soliciting their support to provide security at the Complex, venue of the sitting.
The assembly had on Monday constituted a seven-man committee to investigate the matter.