A letter has emanated from the PDP caucus in the House of Representatives to the United States Government, to clear the air on the alleged involvement of the wife of the President, Aisha Buhari, in the Halliburton bribery scandal. Though, it is believed that the letter is meant to clear the air on the alleged involved of Mrs Buhari in order to save the presidency from embarrassment, but, those who should know informed cityroversblogspot.com that, the party is bent on linking the crime to the lady.
The caucus which routed its correspondence through the United States Embassy in Abuja, requested details of the deal , indictments and identity of the players.
The story became an instant trend when Ekiti state Governor , Ayo Fayose alleged that the Aisha Buhari listed in the Halliburton scandal is the wife to the President.
Fayose had hit back at the President after his accounts in Zenith Bank was frozen by the EFCC on the apparent order of the Presidency.
But ex EFCC boss Ibrahim Lamorde had debunked the claim, stating that the Aisha Buhari was one lady based in Virginia, the United States. He had also circulated a passport of the Virginia based Aisha.
The presidency’s refuted the allegation and described Fayose as a mad dog.
In a dramatic twist, the Virginia based Aisha said in an interview with the Street Journal, that her passport was forged, and that if she were mixed up in the deal she would have been arrested in the United States.