Osun govt claims Oyetola left behind N76bn debt

The Osun State authorities claimed on Thursday that former governor Gboyega Oyetola left behind a debt burden of N76bn in unpaid salaries, pensions, and insurance coverage commitments.

The Everlasting Secretary within the state’s Ministry of Finance, Mrs. Bimpe Ogunlumade, disclosed this whereas briefing officers of the brand new administration on the monetary standing of the state.

She mentioned: “The breakdown of the salaries and pension-related liabilities are as follows:

“(I) Wage: N29,875,191,128.64

(II) Pension Arrears: N45,375,237,693.40

(III) Group Life Assurance Scheme: N554,644,028.97. Complete: N75,805,072,851.01.”

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Oyetola had in a farewell message 4 days in the past mentioned his administration left the sum of N14 billion in money for the brand new administration.

The previous governor added that between 2018 and the time of his exit, his administration had paid N97 billion from the debt inherited from the Rauf Aregbesola administration within the state.

The state authorities had since countered the declare.

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