By Rasaq Ibrahim, Ado-Ekiti
A political associate of ex-governor Ayodele Fayose, Mr. Samuel Omotoso, has accused the Ekiti State Government of plotting to frame him with trumped-up rape charges.
Omotoso, the former lawmaker representing Oye Constituency ll in the House of Assembly, alleged that the government was using a house-help, who had lived with his family for over five years, to achieve the sinister motive.
But the Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Wale Fapohunda, said the matter was being handled by the police and that it would be hasty to pre-empt police investigation.
Speaking through his spouse, Abimbola Omotosho, in Ado-Ekiti, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain exonerated himself from rape, saying the family of the house-help, especially the mother, had even absolved him of any rape case.
“The allegation is untrue, politically- motivated just like many others made against my husband in the past. I wonder when he…