President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi
Osinbajo have declared their assets in line with provisions
of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
This was contained in a statement issued on Saturday by
Buhari’s Head of Media Team, Garba Shehu.
The statement said that the Code of Conduct Bureau on
Friday acknowledged the submission of the two leaders’
assets declaration forms. Though not publicly, they indeed have declared their assets.
The forms said:
“President Buhari’s Declarant ID was given as:
“The Nigerian Constitution states in Chapter VI
Section 140, that a person elected to the office of
President shall not begin to perform the functions of
that office until he has declared his assets and
liabilities as prescribed in the Constitution.”
By declaring their assets, President Buhari and Vice
President Osinbajo fulfilled the requirements of the Nigerian
Constitution, and one the first of their many campaign