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Ogun Speaker, Oluomo Insist He's Innocent, Ask Blackmailers To Wait For Court Judgement

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The embattled speaker of Ogun state house of assembly, Rt Hon. Taiwo Olakunle Oluomo has insisted that he is innocent to all crimes allegations against his person, he asked all the blackmailers to wait for court judgement before crucifixion. 

According to his release today Friday, 9th of October 2022 after securing the bail conditions given to him by the federal high court in Lagos, The bail conditions was for him to present two civil servant as surety and each of them must havee property worth N150millions each and must be resident of Lagos state. 

Below was a press statement issued by the speaker today... 


I maintain my innocence in the recent Economic and Financial Crimes Commission charges against me and I will want the court to decide because  the hyperbolic nature of the petitions written by the impeached former Deputy Speaker, Dare Kadiri was also reflected in the charges. 

By law, I am not the Accounting Officer of the House, for emphasis, the House under my leadership operates only one bank account  since 2019, through which running cost and allowances are paid directly into the bank accounts of individual  Honourable members and staff of the House including the petitioner.

Also, charges 10 and 11 are for the Eighth legislature before I became the Speaker.

I also like to say that the refusal to honour the initial invitation of EFCC was because of the method adopted by EFCC is against section 36 of the Constitution and we challenged it in court, this is in the public domain as it was widely reported but the EFCC refused to wait for the pronouncement in that case before taking further steps, despite having joined issues with us in court.

I have always been disciplined and upright in my position, conducts and dealings with people, I shall continue to remain myself with truth and honour as my goal. I thank everyone that showed love and concern in the last few days. Thanks and God bless you all.

Signed: Rt. Hon Olakunle Oluomo,
Speaker, OGHA.
9th September, 2022.

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