Ayodele Fayose set to begin his trial process at EFCC today

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Former Governor of Ekiti State, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, will begin his trial process filed against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Lagos today.

Fayose has been accused of benefitting from N4.65billion slush funds allocated by the Office of National Security Adviser(ONSA) by the Jonathan Administration, and also accused of allegedly allocating N1.219 billion and $5million respectively from the funds.

The EFCC has listed 22 witnesses including a former Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, who allegedly ferried the N1.219billion and $5m in cash in two chartered jets to him.

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