The Governor of Osun Enlighten, Adegboyega Oyetola, has reacted to a PREMIUM TIMES file linking him with an organization that acquired a corruption-wicked London property ragged by dilapidated Lagos Governor, Bola Tinubu.
Mr. Oyetola’s reaction is contained in a articulate by his spokesperson, Ismail Omipidan.
Mr. Oyetola mentioned he resigned from one in all the corporations mentioned in our yarn, Global Investments Offshore Restricted, when he grew to change into the Chief of Workers to Rauf Aregbesola in 2011.
But we saw no document that he resigned from the corporate among the many a entire bunch leaked paperwork we reviewed. The governor did no longer also provide documentary evidence that he stepped down from the corporate.
A register of directors, among the many leaked records for Trident Believe, a secrecy seller, easiest confirmed that he added three of his kids as directors of the corporate a year sooner than he took workplace as governor.
The paperwork we reviewed listed him because the corporate’s director alongside Elusanmi Eludoyin, a properly off Ile-Ife prince and stop friend of Mr Tinubu.
He also transferred his portion within the corporate to his son, Hafiz Oyetola and Mr. Eludoyin on June 1, 2018, in accordance with records we saw.
Sooner than the newsletter of our file, Mr. Oyetola’s spokespersons refused to comment on questions about Mr. Oyetola’s link to the corporations, and sources of funds for the acquisition of the controversial London property.
In his respond, despatched to PREMIUM TIMES on Saturday, the governor denied remaining as a director of Aranda Out of the nation Corporation, the offshore company ragged to anonymously pick the London property, 32, Grove Terminate Dual carriageway.
Learn the pudgy articulate by Mr Oyetola beneath.
PANDORA PAPERS: Oyetola Has No longer Engaged in Any Wrongdoing
Now we bask in viewed reviews in some on-line media platforms referring to the PANDORA PAPERS’ allegations.That is, therefore, to method the document straight.
Mr. Adegboyega Oyetola, Governor of Osun Enlighten, resigned his directorship of Aranda Out of the nation Corporation in 2011, when he took up political appointment. He also surrendered his shareholding of the identical company.
Since 2011 till date, he has had no affiliation, dealings and industry transactions with the mentioned company, as he is neither a director nor shareholder of the mentioned company.
He, therefore, might furthermore no longer bask in acquired the mentioned property in 2017 both without extend or through the mentioned company as being alleged.
As a matter of truth, Oyetola has no relationship or link with the alleged owner of the property, Mr Kolawole Aluko, let alone slide correct into a industry dealing or transaction with him.
He also complied entirely with the law of the land by exiting Global Investments Offshore Restricted, as a Director in 2011, upon his appointment because the Chief of Workers.
Whereas we adore family, chums, mates and properly-wishers for their explain of enlighten over the event, we guarantee them that there might be nothing to ache about. Mr. Oyetola has continuously proven that he is a man who is aware of and respects the law in his company and political endeavours.
The God that has brought us up to now will never forsake us.
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