Abiodun Agbele (a.k.a Abbey), an aide to Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has revealed how he was used by Fayose and Obanikoro.
Abiodun was arrested last Wednesday in respect to his role in the launder of huge sums of money from of the Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA) between 2014 and 2015, he stated to the investigators how he was used by the governor and former Minister of State for Defence Mr. Musiliu Obanikoro.
He said the sum, of about N1.219billion was transferred to Fayose through him and a company De Privateer, which is owned by him..and money was sourced from the SAS Imprest Account of the ONSA under Col. Sambo Dasuki, immediate past NSA, before the 2014 governorship election in Ekiti State. The cash was flown in an aircraft air through i Airport,but was not deposited in any account. rather, It was kept in a vault at a Zenith Bank branch which usually took the bank officials about 10 days to count. The bankers refused to make entry until it was counted,
He stated that the ONSA also wired the N4.745billion via Sylvan Mcnamara Limited, a phony company run by former Obanikoro and his sons.
According to Abiodun on June 26, 2014, N137million was paid into Fayose’s account 10003126654 with Zenith Bank through Teller-0556814 by himself. he paid N50million into the same account On August 22, 2014. Another was paid on 27/8/4, N118, 760,000 into Fayose’s account and deposited another N100million from the N1, 219, 490,000 into Spotless Hotel Account run by Fayose and his wife, Helen Olayemi Fayose with Account No. 1010170969,
The governor and his wife are said to be the two directors and signatories of Spotless Hotel account,” according to him.