Politics Today: Disclose Ekiti IGR In Three Years, Lawyer Challenges Fayose

Politics Today: Disclose Ekiti IGR In Three Years, Lawyer Challenges Fayose
Disclose Ekiti IGR In Three Years, Lawyer Challenges Fayose

Morakinyo Ogele, an Akure-based lawyer and human rights activist, has encouraged Governor Ayo Fayose to unveil the income accumulated to Ekiti State since 2014.

The Ikere-Ekiti-conceived legal advisor, in a letter to the senator, a duplicate of which was made accessible to columnists in Ado-Ekiti on Thursday, likewise tested Fayose to uncover the aggregate sum the state got as designation from the Federal Government and how it was spent.

Ogele, who is additionally the national facilitator of Ekiti Redemption Group (ERG), said the demand was made in accordance with Sections 1(1) (2) (3) (V) e (1) 3 (1) of the Ekiti State Freedom of Information Law 2011.

The legal advisor likewise requested the aggregate distribution that went to the workplace of the appointee representative, Kolapo Olusola, who is additionally the applicant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the July 14 governorship election.

According Ogele, failure to supply the information demanded within seven days of receipt of the letter could warrant litigation and invitation from the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

Ogele also demanded the total amount spent on the construction of the Ado-Ekiti flyover, which was commissioned last Friday by former President Goodluck Jonathan.

He equally demanded an explanation from Fayose on how N20 billion released to the Ekiti State government by the Goodluck Jonathan administration was disbursed.

Other demands in the letter to the governor include how the ecological funds were utilised for the benefit of the people, allocations to the local government and their disbursement.

The lawyer also wanted to know how much was spent on stomach infrastructure and the amount spent on the aborted Ado-Ekiti Airport project.

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