The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Economic Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, on Thursday, January 2, reacted to a video clip of Ayodele Fayose, dancing on a cruise ship when he’s supposedly on a “medical trip” abroad.
High quality Periods reviews that the special assistant on media and publicity to Mr Magu, Tony Amokeodo, reported the commission is not fascinated in what he is executing overseas.
He just indicated that the commission was not persecuting the former governor and that he was only getting prosecuted.
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He included that due to the fact Mr Fayose’s demo is continue to on, the EFCC can only wait until he returns on the next adjourned date for the continuation of his trail.
“We are not heading to respond to that video clip (on) the grounds that the EFCC is prosecuting him, not persecuting him,” Mr Amokeodo mentioned.
“Besides, the court docket granted him permission to travel overseas for health-related focus. We are of the belief that the former governor would have to be in court docket and that his trial is on system. And we will definitely satisfy him on the up coming adjourned day.
Newswatch understands that the quick previous governor of Ekiti point out, is going through trial for a N2.2 billion fraud by the EFCC, but was granted permission to journey overseas for professional medical checkup by the court docket.
Fayose was nonetheless spotted a short while ago in a movie dancing Salsa and posing for a shot on the Carribean island with quite a few Nigerians on social media accusing him of getting the courtroom so as to invest in time away from his trial.
In reaction, Mr Fayose via is Twitter handle @GovAyoFayose accused those people commenting on his shots and online video to mind their business enterprise.
Fayose tweeted, “These “hailers”,when I was on their case,they were being crying. Now I’m on my own lane having fun with my life, they are continue to crying & sucking.Anticipate a lot more so you can cry much more. I’m on professional medical check up not admission. Celebrating New 12 months is my right, haters can hug transformer.Delighted New Year”
Mr Fayose billed with an 11-depend demand of obtaining cash payment of $5 million from Musiliu Obanikoro, then minister of point out for defence, without going via any fiscal establishment, is envisioned to continue his demo on Janury 16, 2020.