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Obanikoro Ex-minister reportedly says Fayose got $5.377M cash

Musiliu Obanikoro has reportedly implicated Gov Fayose at the office of the EFCC over his involvement in the transfer of N4.745billion.

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Ex-Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro has reportedly said he handed over $5,377,000 cash to Governor Ayo Fayose.

After spending a night in the EFCC's custody, the two time Senator has allegedly implicated Gov Fayose in the N4.745billion wired to a company linked to him by the Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA).

According to a report by the Nation Newspaper, Obanikoro reportedly said N2.23billion out of the N4.745billion was transferred to Gov Fayose.

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The report further revealed that Obanikoro also narrated how over N1.3billion was received by the governor’s associate, Abiodun Agbele.

The ex-Minister also reportedly admitted that the N1.3billion was flown to Akure airport in two chartered flights for delivery to Agbele.

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The EFCC had accused Obanikoro of getting N4.745billion from the $2.1billion meant for arms from the Office of the National Security through Sylva Mcnamara Limited.

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