Although the presidency said Mr Buhari would only be away for two weeks, he overstayed by two days.
On March 13, Aminu Sani stole a blue drum worth N3,000 and sold it to the defendant.
The brigands engaged the police and members of a vigilante group in a gun battle that lasted for over an hour.
After passing the minimum wage law in 2019, the National Assembly has been unable to pay its staff on the new wage scale.
One of the suspects confessed to conniving with his ‘abductors’ to defraud his sister of N5 million naira.
Items recovered included three locally made pistols, wraps of dried leaves suspected to be Indian hemp and charms.
Mr Afaka died of prolonged illness at the State House Clinic while Mr Buhari is on medical vacation in London.
A team of operatives had stormed Mr Ashoko’s warehouse in Lafia and recovered 100 bags of cannabis weighing about 1.1 tons or 1095.3 kg.
The suspect claimed he has been living in Italy since 2015 when he got into the country through Libya.
The official advised citizens to stay at home if it’s raining and the road is flooded.