Speaking at the Ministerial screeningg yesterday, Fashola said he or his commissioner never signed a cheque. He said there are [rocedures in awarding state contracts, hence he culd not have enriched himself.
“ As governor of Lagos I didn’t sign cheques. None of my commissioners signed cheques. I didn’t see sit in awards of contracts., There is a tender’s board.
“ The unfortunate thing about money is that it always raises suspicion, even among brothers. In all, nobody has said I have personally enriched myself,” Fashola said in response to a questions asked from Senator Eyinaya Abaribe
Also responding to a question on loyalty, Fashola said, “ The concept of loyalty is very strange concept” May our loyalty never be tested. If your loyalty is tested you may end up taking bullet for your children.
“In public life, I have remained loyal to causes I have signed on to.. Nobody can accuse me of going back on my words.