According to the information received, the son who goes by the name, Kali Umar, who is the son of the first Lady, Hajiya Salamatu Al Makura – used to be a student at the Nasarawa State University in Keffi where he majored in Social Sciences. During his sophomore [second] year at the Nasarawa State University, Keffi, his father, the governor of Nasarawa State sought admission for him at a school in Malaysia – and flew Kali Umar to Malaysia to further his studies.
to have been arrested in the last week of June 2012 – resulting in his
father cutting short a USA official trip to branch to Malaysia to attend
to the case. It is uncertain to what extent the father was able to
dilute the case but credible sources indicate the son to still be held
in detention in Malaysia.
Assistant on Public Affairs to the governor of Nasarawa State,
Abdulhamid Kwara, he declined to comment –
stating that “the matter was family affair”. Other members of the Al
Makura administration contact remained tight lipped on the matter. The Chief Press Secretary [CPS] pleaded to be left out of the matter.
Malaysia was contacted by our correspondent to confirm the arrest and
detention of Kali Umar. They requested for a written request be
submitted “in person”. [247ureports.com has initiated the process]