By Aliyu Dangida
High profile guests were treated to a drama by the Defense Minister, Muhammadu Badaru Abubakar, and his predecessor, Umar Namadi on Saturday in Dutse when the duos attempted to seized the red cap of influential opposition member, Aminu Nuhu Jahun .
The ribs cracking drama occurred at the foundation laying ceremony of 1,500 housing units, Fanisau, outskirt on Dutse metropolis where Nuhu Jahun, a guest at the event had gone on his knee to appreciate the Minister, and his successor.
In an action that remind one of Nollywood series, the Defense minister, and the governor was seen struggling to remove Mr. Jahun red cap, as the face opposition struggled to frustrate the act.
The drama might not be unconnected to Jahun’s political dexterity that warranted the two top Jigawa politicians to hunt for him publicly.
However, it was gathered that Aminu Jahun attended the gathering on invitation from the state government as one of the concerned citizens of the state.
Aminu Jahun, an ex PDP chieftain, served in various elective and appointed positions both at national, zonal and state levels before he resigned and swell the rank of NNPP in Jigawa state.
Apart from politics, Jahun, an industrialists is an employer of labour whose effort complement government efforts at reducing unemployment within and outside Dutse metropolis.
Speaking shortly after the event, Aminu Jahun said he was at the event based on government invitation, saying “I deemed it necessary to attend the gathering and I considered it as a great honor to me.
Jahun said “It is not about political affiliation, but as per as our reunion will bring the much needed development to our state, and i don’t mind to honour any invitation from Jigawa led APC government”.