The website of the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) has mysteriously crashed hours after Senator Dino Melaye’s certificate was confirmed.
Right after the institution’s vice chancellor, Professor Ibrahim Garba, confirmed that Senator Dino Melaye is a graduate of the school, the website crashed.
Melaye, The senator representing Kogi West had been enmeshed in a controversial certificate scandal which was exposed by Sahara Reporters. But NAIJ.com reports that Professor Garba, who appeared before a Senate committee investigating the scandal, confirmed that Melaye graduated from the institution, but with a different name. The confirmation had doused tension in the camp of the senator as NAIJ.com reported that he danced and mocked the online medium just after he sent a petition against Omoyele Sowore, the publisher of Sahara Reporters, to the Department of State Services (DSS).
Sahara Reporters reports that the website crashed mysteriously. A visit by NAIJ.com to the website confirmed that it had indeed crashed. “Not Found. The requested URL /list_record.php was not found on this server,” was displayed instead of the original information.