The Director, media of the Kaduna State Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Campaign Committee, Saidu Adamu has been arrested by security operatives.
He was reportedly arrested along two youth leaders: El Abbas Muhammed and Talib Mohammed. Adamu was a commissionerin the state.
The offence for which the trio were arrested for is not yet clear. But a former senator, Shehu Sani and member of the PDP was reported to have confirmed the arrest.
“Yesterday (Tuesday), in Kaduna, security agents have arrested the Media Director of the State PDP campaign Committee Hon Saidu Adamu, an ex Commissioner.
“They have also arrested two youth leaders El Abbas Muhammed and Talib Mohammed. Security Agents should allow free elections in Kaduna,” he wrote on his verified Twitter handle on Wednesday.
He added: “The APC lost election in Kaduna on the 25th of February; attempts to use security agents in order to intimidate and harass members of the opposition because of the 11th of March Governorship election will not be tolerated.”