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The ogun state government has raised the alarm over the circulation of a fake Ankara fabric selected for the burial of the Ogun state governor’s late father ,pa Emmanuel Abiodun .
PLATFORM TIMES gathered that while Abiodun and other members were planning to declare the date for the burial ceremony of the late “Baba teacher” , a yet-to -be identified person has selected a colourful Ankara for the family .
The suspects were said to have publicised the cloth on various social media platforms and has started getting some well wishes to buy .
But, in a swift reaction the government denied involving in the cloth .
In a statement issued from the media office of the governor read “Social networks, especially WhatsApp Messenger, are awash with an image and news of an Ankara fabric, purported to be the selected attire for the burial of Dr Emmanuel Adesanya Abiodun, father of the Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, MFR.
“This news being widely circulated is false and has no connection to the Governor or his nuclear and extended families. The general public should kindly ignore such information.”