|President Buhari and Abba Kyari|
SaharaReporters claimed that the evidence was reportedly presented to President Buhari several times including during the Sallah holiday. Confronted with the evidence, the Chief of Staff reportedly claimed he was helping the All Progressives Congress party raise funds for the gubernatorial election in Bayelsa State, to which the president is said to have asked him if he was the party chairman, but did not relieve him of his post.
SaharaReporters has previously revealed several corrupt actions of the Chief of Staff. They include taking money from Jide Omokore, a shady businessman who was massively involved in corruption in the oil sector in the preceding administration.