It is definitely not the best of times for foremost Nigeria’s gambling mogul. Adebutu Kessington also known as ‘Baba Ijebu’ as operatives of the Economics and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC) are set to sweep on him over alleged tax fraud, The Nations reports.
According to reports, his son, Segun Adebutu was on Tuesday invited to the anti-graft agency’s office for questioning on matters ranging from alleged tax fraud to economic sabotage.
The petition for the investigation was said to have been instituted by a popular politician, Buruji Kashamu who owns another gambling company, Western Lotto.
Kashamu in the petition was said to have asked the EFCC to investigate billions of naira in lost government revenues and tax fraud against Mr. Adebutu’s Premier Lotto.