Nov 1st, 2012 – Senator Ahmed Zanna Sues Nigerian Federal Government Over Boko Haram
Senator Ahmed Khalifa Zanna, a rep. of Borno Central Sen. Dist. in the National Assembly has filed a N5 billion lawsuit at an Abuja High Court against the Nigerian Federal Government for damages he suffered after he was alleged to have harboured a top Boko Haram Kingpin at his GRA Quarters in Maiduguri. naijagists.com
Few weeks ago, officials revealed Shuaibu (Habibu) Bama, a notorious Boko Haram gangster was arrested in his house.
Senator Zanna who denounced the report said the Boko Haram member is his family member(his nephew).
He also said he gave Boko Haram 1.5 million naira to purchase Sallah rams.
In the lawsuit filed before the Abuja High court, Senator Ahmed Zanna had joined the Minister of Defence, the Chief of Defence Staff, the Attorney General of the Federation and Lt Col Sagi Musa as defendants.