Nigerian On-air-personality, Toke Makinwa has denied the news that her Ikoyi residence has been repossessed by the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON.
Some individuals on Twitter had on Monday claimed that the Banana Island residence of the presenter was taken over by AMCON.
The individuals claimed that the house was bought for her by the Chairman and Managing Director of Pan Ocean Oil Corporation (Nigeria) Limited, Festus Fadeyi.
However, a statement by her publicist, Andrea Manuela Giaccaglia, on Monday stated that Toke is the sole owner of her Ikoyi property and that it has not been confiscated by AMCON.
The statement added that legal action would be taken against the originators of the report.
The statement read, “On behalf of Ms. Toke Makinwa, we would like to address the rumour circulating the internet that Ms. Toke Makinwa’s alleged house in Banana Island was taken over by the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON).
“Ms. Toke’s is the sole owner of her residence in Ikoyi.
“Our lawyers have been contacted and legal action will be taken against the originators of this story.”