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Landlord Calls for N105m Amassed Hire From Bayelsa PDP

The Bayelsa State Bankruptcy of the Peoples Democratic Birthday celebration has been known as on by means of the landlord of the valuables housing the Secretariat of the birthday party within the state, Overweight Ben-Walson to pay him exceptional hire totalling N105m prior to vacating the development.

Mr Ben-Walson on Sunday famous that the PDP are but to pay their hire for the previous six years, he additional mentioned that the birthday party as a substitute of paying, wrote to him that it used to be quitting the valuables.

The owner added that he rented out the six-winged storey development to the state PDP to in 2008.

On June 18, 2020, a Bayelsa State Prime Court docket sitting in Yenagoa delivered a judgment in a case filed by means of the owner, ordering the state PDP to pay N105m, being the hire arrears owed by means of the birthday party for 6 years.

Ben-Walson stated, “After the judgment, the birthday party, via some of the executives, approached my attorney on the right way to settle the debt.”

“The birthday party’s state chairman, Solomon Agwana, and the secretary, Gesiye Isowo, then again, have written to me, mentioning that they’re formally vacating my assets after destroying similar.”

“The PDP refusing to pay me my due hire is solely the tale of callousness and wickedness; that’s the assets they have got been occupying to report a number of electoral victories in Bayelsa State.”

The Chairman of the birthday party, Solomon Agwana, whilst reacting to the record, famous that the aim of the letter forwarded to the landlord of the valuables used to be to terminate the outdated tenancy and prevent the hire from collecting additional in view of the subsisting judgment.

He stated the court docket judgment, which preceded the emergence of his management, were appealed, however “we’re nonetheless making an attempt to achieve out to events for an out-of-court agreement.”