Kolapo Olushola, Deputy Governor of Ekiti State and the flagbearer of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Saturday’s governorship election, has said the Federal Government moved in billions of naira used in financing Kayode Fayemi election in two bullion vans to Ondo State House.
While addressing some journalists in Ado-Ekiti in financial credit to Thursday, Lere Olayinka, Director of Media and Publicity of the Kolapo Olusola Campaign Organisation (KOCO), said the quantity is share of the $321m recovered Abacha loot.
He claimed that $50m of the recovered fund was flown from Abuja to Akure Airport and afterwards to Fayemis hometown in Ekiti behind two bullion vans to preserve the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate.
He said: Last week Saturday, two bullion vehicles were moved to the Akure Airport to evacuate cash brought from Abuja by a chartered flight.
The flight landed moreover it was raining and all staff members of the airdrome were barred from going near the zeppelin even if the cash was evacuated into the two bullion vehicles.
After offloading the invincible cash, the bullion van first moved to the Ondo State Government House in Akure from where they left for Isan Ekiti, the hometown of the APC governorship candidate, Dr Kayode Fayemi.
It was withdrawn suddenly and moved gone a private zeppelin to Akure. Also, apart from the N2.5bn, option $50m (approximately N18bn) was taken from the $321m recovered from the late Abacha intimates.
Our ask is, how can a meting out that claims to be forcefulness defilement general pardon billions of naira from the public coffers for the governorship election of a single establish? Where is their scuffle in imitation of-door to defilement?
We must make aware Fayemi and his APC that the conscience of the people of Ekiti cannot be purchased and we call upon the people of Ekiti to resist the planned use of the stolen funds to benefit their votes of Saturday.”
However, Wole Olujobi, the Director, Media and Publicity, Kayode Fayemi Campaign Organisation, denied the allegations.
Discerning minds will note the lies contained in the tab by a single logic that it took Eleka (Olusola) and Olayinka a amalgamated week after the leak of funds outfit back they alerted Nigerians roughly a purported share cargo instinctive offloaded in Akure for Fayemis election in Ekiti,” he said.
“By this lie from the pit of hell, we know that the PDP is trying to paint a picture that it is a comrade-in-crime with APC after Fayose’s 2014 poll fraud funded with the loot from the office of the National Security Adviser.”
Source: Sahara Reporters