Ogun State Governor. Dapo.Abiodun, has suspended his.aide, Abidemi Rufai, accused of unemployment fraud by the United States government.
A statement signed by the governor’s Chief Press Secretary, Kunle Somorin, reads: “The Ogun State governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, has received the very disturbing news of the arrest of one of his political appointees, Mr Abidemi Rufai, in New York over alleged unemployment benefits fraud in the United States.
“In view of the gravity of these allegations, the Governor has ordered the immediate suspension of the accused appointee.
“The Governor wishes to restate his commitment to an open, transparent, accountable and morally upright Administration and will not condone any act bordering on criminality by anyone .”