The Speaker, Oyo State Home of Meeting, Hon Adebo Ogundoyin says the Meeting has nothing to cover following a petition forwarded to the Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee, EFCC by a former Prosecutor with the Particular Presidential Panel on Restoration of Public Property, Tosin Ojaomo over the N1bn automobile contract awarded by the Home.
The Speaker whereas reacting to the invitation prolonged to some administration Employees of the Meeting by the EFCC final week over the contract says the Anti-graft Company was solely doing its job.
Hon Ogundoyin stated it was not misplaced for the officers of the EFCC to query the management of the Home on this regard.
” It was true that the EFCC invited the Clerk however her Deputy stood in for her , the Director of Administration and Provides and the Director of Finance and Accounts final Week Thursday they usually responded accordingly. To me, that is in continuation of their investigation on the petition. We’re totally cooperating with the Anti-graft Company and we are going to by no means hinder, disturb nor undermine the work of the fee. The ninth Oyo Meeting handed the Anti-graft Company Invoice and this led to the Company being domiciled within the State.
” I’m prepared to go to the EFCC if invited. Because the Speaker, I’ll certainly reply any query regarding the Contract. We adopted due course of within the buy of the Automobiles in step with the laid down procedures. We now have since taken the petition in good religion. The petition is a power to democracy. It’s not unusual to us as democrats who take transparency and accountability as our watchwords. We have been clear and we are going to proceed to be” The Speaker stated
Based on him, quotations have been obtained from three firms for the availability of the automobiles and essentially the most satisfying amongst them was awarded the contract.
He careworn that the Home will stay centered, undaunted and undistracted regardless of the smear marketing campaign embarked upon by some paid parts inside and out of doors the Home of Meeting.
” Let me say that among the many Homes of Meeting in Nigeria, Oyo State Home of Meeting spent the bottom quantity on buying automobiles for its members regardless of our giant quantity. The automobiles provided have been of fine high quality and they’re being loved by our Lawmakers. This entire factor is giving me extra drive and can. We won’t relent till our individuals get pleasure from good authorities. On the Home, we are going to make extra legal guidelines that can have extra direct influence on the individuals of the State ” He assured