We Are Not Pressing Charges Against Those That Looted Empowerment Equipment – Senator Teslim Folarin

Senator Teslim Folarin, representative of the Oyo Central Senate District of Oyo State in the National Assembly, has revealed that his decision not to sue suspects arrested for the theft of multi-million naira empowerment materials from his residence in Ibadan It was in consideration of the difficulties that led to large-scale violence in the country recently.

Remember that some of the hijackers from the #EndSARS protest in Ibadan, broke into the residence of Folarin Oluyole Estate and took around 300 motorcycles, freezers, generator sets and grinding machines destined for the mega empowerment of December in your constituency.

During an interview on the sidelines of the second phase of a youth training in modern agricultural techniques in the Oyo Central Senate District of Oyo state on Friday, the senator spoke out against the assumption of many people who argued that the distribution of mega palliatives of December in his constituency would no longer hold, “We are working hard to ensure that we distribute the empowerment materials as planned.

“We are not interested in arresting anyone. The country is very difficult. There were two categories of people who came; First, the people who devised it and the passers-by who saw it and resorted to looting.

“We are not trying to justify the looting, but hopefully they use it well. We are not going to press charges against those who looted the empowerment materials in my residence, ”the legislator emphasized.