Senator Nyesome Wike of Rivers state has blamed his antecedent, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi of stealing the entirety of N500 billion from Rivers state fund.
According to the governor, cash found in Ikoyi loft belongs to the Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, and it was a piece of the stolen state fund.
Senator Wike, as per Nigeria Bulletin, allegedly shared the documents with this subtitle:”White Paper that indicted Former Governor Chibuike Amaechi for Embezzling over N500 billion Rivers State funds.
“These are hard copies of the White Paper that was released by the Rivers State Government after it received the report of the Judicial Commission of Inquiry that investigated the former governor.
“The white paper has been formally submitted to the EFCC, ICPC, Presidency and National Assembly by the Rivers State Government. Amaechi stands as Nigeria’s most corrupt former governor. This White Paper outlines how Amaechi got the money found at his Ikoyi residence.”
Emmodaily.com reviews that Governor Wike had before announced that the cash found in Ikoyi condo belongs to the Rivers state government guaranteeing those investigations by the government uncovered that the cash was the proceed from the sales of gas turbines by the immediate past Governor Rotimi Amaechi.
Tending to columnists at the Government House, Port Harcourt on the night of Friday, April 14, Governor Wike demanded that the cash has a place with Amaechi.
He stated: “If you recollected in 2015, we said that gas turbines built by former Governor Peter Odili were sold to Sahara Energy, business partners of Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi at $319 million.
“That money was used to sponsor the All Progressives Congress for the 2015 general elections. From the date of sale of the gas turbines to May 29, 2015, the money depleted from $319 million to $204,000.
What was stashed at the Ikoyi residence was part of that fund.”
Discover the records underneath: