Ortom blows hot, says corruption resides in Aso Rock


…Kicks against Buhari’s relocation to Niger republic after leaving office

By Steve Oko

The out-going Governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom, has alleged that ” corruption resides in the (Presidential) Villa”.

Ortom who made the allegation while featuring on Arise Television interview, accused the Nigeria seat of power of orchastrating his defeat at the senatorial poll.

The Governor who, however, said that he had forgiven and let go, claimed that they wanted him out by all means “because they thought I was on their way.”

” The celebration of my defeat which was orchastrated by the (Presidential) Villa showed they wanted me out at all cost. Monies were spent to stop me.

“People talk of corruption but corruption is in the Villa itself. I know how much was spent by the Villa on Benue to ensure that I lose electron.

” Yes I lost. Fine and good, God permitted it and I have accepted it. I have accepted to move on.

” They thought I was on their way but I wasn’t on…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper