Osun Seals Dangote Quarry Over N1.5bn Tax Default
Explaining what transpired, Akano said the company was owing about N1.5 billion tax.
According to Akano, several letters have been written to the company but yielded no result.
Meanwhile, some private local security operatives suspected to be members of Oodua People’s Congress (OPC) attacked the tax enforcement team led by Barr. Gbenga Akano. Akano said the team had gone to the quarry but was initially prevented by the suspected OPC members, numbering about 30 men.
He added that the private security operatives allegedly shot at the officials of the IRS, seized their phones and gadgets and harassed them.
He said the officials phones and gadgets were seized and they were harassed by the OPC. However, a detachment of policemen from the Osun State Command brought everything under control.