The Kano state Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje has ordered a probe into the reports of missing N6.8m generated from the Kano zoo during the just concluded Sallah celebrations.
In a statement issued on Sunday by the governor’s Chief Press Secretary, Abba Anwar,said Ganduje has mandated the state’s Anti-Corruption Agency to investigate the circumstances leading to the disappearance of the money.
“Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano state orders the State Anti-Corruption Commission to probe the issue of Kano Zoological Gardens story of alleged swallowing of the sum N6.8m by a Gorilla in the Zoo.
“The order was given on Friday by the governor and the Commission swings into action, immediately after the issuance of the order.
“He asked the Commission to look into the immediate and remote cause of the allegation, directing them to unearth everything surrounding the incident” the statement said.