The daughter of President Muhammadu Buhari also reportedly declared her support but when TODAY POLITICS checked her social media accounts for verification, nothing of such was found.
After today's ruling, supporters of the APC in Bayelsa State began jubilating, saying the development affords their candidate another chance of testing his popularity.
I have been in agricultural, mining and oil-producing communities in the Delta, in Kebbi, Enugu, Borno; Rivers, Plateau and Ondo; and in all other States of the federation, listening to the diverse experiences and yearnings of our people.
Their financial transactions while in power is also being probed by the anti-graft agency.
Mr Kanu while launching his group's security outfit, Eastern Security Network (ESN) last year cited similar reason.
Mr Osinbajo made the remarks in a statement this afternoon while speaking on the incident which occurred at the weekend.
Again he was ditched for his Delta State counterpart, Ifeanyi Okowa.
Mr Kanu gave the warning on Sunday while speaking on the recent assault meted out on former deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, in Germany.