Speaker Danladi accuses ex-gov Ahmed of N1.8bn fraud
The Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Yakubu Salihu Danladi, has alleged the former governor of the state, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed of embezzling about N1.8 billion meant for the construction of 33km Ilesha/Gwanara road in the Kaiama and Baruten Local Government Areas.
The Punch reports that Danladi disclosed this while speaking with journalists during the one-year celebration of the 9th Assembly in the state.
The Speaker said, “The former administration in the state awarded the surface dressing of the 33km Ilesha/Gwanara Road to a contractor and nothing was done on it. The youth in the area blocked our former House of Representatives member, the video went viral.