The Chairman, Senate Committee on Local and Foreign Debts, Senator Shehu Sani yesterday visited a former lecturer of the Kaduna State University (KASU), Dr. John Danfulani in Kaduna convict prison.
Dr. Danfulani was remanded in the Kaduna Prison for 12 days for allegedly criticizing the administrative style of the present government through an alleged Facebook post.
Senator Sani who represent Kaduna central Senatorial district under the platform of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC), said he was at the prison to visit a “political prisoner.”
He said, “When I was in detention in 1993, Dr. John Danfulani visited me, so I am here to pay back to that very visit. I am here as a former political prisoner to visit a political prisoner friend.”
The prison visit of the Senator Shehu Sani attracted cheers from prisoners.
By Midat Joseph