In an announcement on Sunday, November 14, 2021, the state’s Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Donald Ojogo, disclosed that the plot concerned and allegation that the Governor and his son have been planning to take over the administration of the forest reserves so as to nook the assets for private good points.
The assertion reads, “It has come to our discover that some unscrupulous people have perfected plans to blackmail the Akeredolu administration, utilizing the primary family as a goal of their smear marketing campaign
“The plan, which was hatched and orchestrated by these people, notably, focused the Governor’s son, Babajide Akeredolu, on allegations of excessive handedness and interference with critical authorities selections, particularly because it relates to the financial actions on the authorities reserves
“Succinctly, the purveyors of this heinous plot have perfected plans to lie in opposition to the Governor and his son of trying to take over the administration of the forest reserves in order to nook the assets for private good points.
“For the avoidance of doubt, Governor Akeredolu handles the enterprise of presidency with utmost respect and accountability. The authorities determination to ban all logging actions and subsequent lifting of the ban, are all within the curiosity of the state.
“This authorities is exploring all avenues and blocking loopholes to shore up its Internally Generated Revenue in order to be sure that extra funds are introduced into the federal government coffers to drive growth within the state. We won’t fold arms and permit disgruntled parts to break the good points which have been recorded and being consolidated within the state.
“Under this administration, now we have recorded important progress and progress in our IGR. For a authorities that has proven accountability and readiness to discover all financial angles for the progress of the state previously 4 years, it’s not solely laughable however, preposterous for any disgruntled group to recommend that Governor Akeredolu’s son was planning to man the ministry of pure assets for private acquire.”
The commissioner, nonetheless, urged members of the general public to disregard the lies being peddled in opposition to governor Akeredolu’s administration, saying some ”unhealthy losers” are solely making an attempt to distract the governor and the federal government of the state.