Lagos - Despite the denial by the Peoples Democratic Party gubernatorial aspirant in Lagos State, Jimi Agbaje, that he has not defaulted in his tax obligations to the government, Gov. Babatund Fashola is insisting Agbaje is tax defaulter, reports Leadership.
Fashola said Agbaje by the denial is only trying to save his name from the criminal act.
The governor, in a statement issued by his special adviser on Media, Hakeem Bello , said Agbaje is owning the state government the sum of N1 629 064.62 in taxes.Also read: Fashola accuses Jimi Agbaje of tax evasion
While acknowledging that Agbaje had paid the Land Use Charge on his private residence, Fashola said the PDP governorship candidate has defaulted in tax payments for his company, JK Pharmacy.
Read more at Leadership.
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