Akeredolu’s Son Threatens To Sue Deputy Gov Over False Accusation
The son of Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State, Babajide Akeredolu has threatened to sue his father’s deputy, Agboola Ajayi over alleged false accusation that he siphoned the sum of N433 million from the State’s coffers.
According to Babajide, who described the allegation by way of the Deputy Governor as malicious and deliberate try to malign his person, entreated Ajayi to strip himself of immunity in order to prove his allegation in court.
Last week Saturday, for the duration of the flag-off campaign of the Zenith Labour Party, ZLP in Ore, Odigbo Local Government place of the State, the deputy governor, who is the candidate of ZLP for the October 10 governorship poll, had alleged that the governor’s son benefitted from the N4.3 billion allegedly found in a secret account.
Ajayi who has been having running fighting with his boss stated that Babajide was paid N433 million from the cash underneath the pretence of consultancy fee.
While vowing to take the issue up with the deputy governor, Babajide disclosed that the move with the aid of Ajayi was made for political gain, which he described as now not solely depraved but treacherous and false.
Babajide introduced that “I find it vital to state unambiguously that I do now not keep any political office.
“It is evil and most wicked to make such allegation that exist ordinarily in the minds of Hon. Agboola, the ZLP candidate and his ilk against me.
“I nation with emphasis that it is the greatest disrespect and an intentional distortion of data for the said Gubernatorial candidate of the ZLP to kingdom inter alia that I siphoned Four hundred and thirty-three million naira of Ondo State’s money beneath the hide of consultancy fees.
This allegation which I deny, can solely come from anyone so lowly and frivolous and surprising of absolutely everyone who holds the excessive workplace of a Deputy Governor.”
He further stated that the allegation via Ajayi was calculated to disparage his man or woman and credibility, which he stated had caused severe injury to his popularity and expert interests.
The Governor’s son disclosed that his legal professionals have been urged to institute felony motion towards Ajayi in order to claim full damages for the harm the alleged false statement had achieved to his reputation.
Akeredolu’s Son Threatens To Sue Deputy Gov Over False Accusatio