Osun Lawmaker Refutes Allegation on Mismanagement of Constituency Funds
The Senator, representing Osun West senatorial district, Adelere Oriolowo has refuted the allegation level against him on mismanagement of forty million Naira constituency project.
Senator Oriolowo who stated this in an interview with journalists in Osogbo said he was not involved in the execution of the forty million Naira zonal Intervention Programme for practical skill development and training for youths and women in fishing in the constituency.
He noted that he was only involved in the inclusion of the project in the 2020 budget for the benefit of people of his constituency.
The senator said the burden of proof or otherwise of the
expenditure remains with the implementing agency and the consultant hired to execute the project.
It would be recalled that some section of media had recently reported that the senator embezzled forty million Naira meant for constituency project in Osun west.