Embattled Nigerian Diplomat Fights Deportation From Venezuela

Olarotimi Ajayi
By SaharaReporters, New York

On July 19, 2012, Venezuelan authorities arrested Olarotimi Ajayi, a senior Nigerian diplomat who works at the Nigerian embassy in Caracas, Venezuela. Mr. Ajayi was picked up as he arrived in Caracas from a trip to the United States where he sat a Foreign Service promotion exam.

The embattled diplomat maintains that his troubles began when he wrote a petition to the Nigerian government in August, 2011 detailing a series of inappropriate behavior by Felix Oboro, the Nigerian ambassador to Venezuela. Mr. Ajayi also stated that his petition triggered an investigation into the ambassador’s affairs followed by a high level meeting between embassy staff.

Investigations by SaharaReporters revealed that Mr. Ajayi and Ambassador Oboro had frequently fought over the former’s allegations that the ambassador engaged in underhanded dealings and misappropriated embassy funds.

 
A Nigerian government source, speaking on condition of anonymity, told SaharaReporters that Mr. Ajayi was being recalled to Nigeria for making official embassy documents public via several online publications.
 
Several sources told SaharaReporters that the diplomat is currently being held by Venezuelan immigration officials in preparation for deportation to Nigeria. His lawyer, Dorys Ramirez, confirmed that Mr. Ajayi is currently undergoing deportation procedure.
 
An embassy source in Caracas disclosed that Venezuelan authorities had on two previous occasions invited Mr. Ajayi to voluntarily return to Nigeria, but the diplomat reportedly rebuffed the suggestion. That refusal led to his being picked up on July 19.

Nigeria’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs had recalled Mr. Ajayi as early as February 2012, but he refused to go back. The Nigerian embassy then stopped paying his salary as well as the rent at his official residence. His landlord subsequently reported him for failure to pay rent.
 
On May 21, 2012, the Nigerian Ministry of Foreign Affairs sent a memo to Mr. Ajayi notifying him that, since he will be  turning sixty on July 8, 2012, he was considered officially retired from service.
 
However, Mr. Ajayi claims that the ministry has not retired another embassy staffer who was supposed to retire in March 2012, but continues to work in Caracas. He insists that the ministry was targeting him for political reasons.
 
Curiously, despite being recalled in February and the memo of retirement sent to him in May, Mr. Ajayi was allowed to take a promotion exam conducted by the Nigerian Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the US.
 
A source at the Nigerian Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Abuja contended that Mr. Ajayi’s troubles are linked to his outspoken criticism of Ambassador Oboro.  

SaharaReporters obtained a memo from the Foreign Affairs Ministry dated February 2, 2012, directing Mr. Oboro to return $74,029.08 in embassy funds that he had spent on unauthorized medical expenses for an over-aged dependent. The memo also ordered him to end the services of improperly recruited embassy staff.
 
Sources close to Mr. Ajayi disclosed that the embattled diplomat fears for his safety if he returned to Nigeria. One source explained that Mr. Ajayi was mounting a strong campaign to dissuade Venezuelan authorities from deporting him.

In the course of that campaign, certain materials have been leaked to the public which Nigerian authorities now claim are “official secrets.”

A source at the Caracas embassy told SaharaReporters that Mr. Ajayi and his supporters were exaggerating and misrepresenting some of the circumstances surrounding his current plight.
 

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From where do u have information????

you understand from where? from the newspapers articles Ajayi has written or from the comments himself in posting in all the articles? or are you ajayi ??? Yes, you are!

Pictures of Surgery

The 74,000 dollars Oboro was alleged to have stolen was actually spent on the medical treatment of a Nigerian child. Please click on the link below to see the process of the surgery removing the brain

cancer.http://www.facebook.com/blessing.osaro.77/photos

The following are ALL

The following are ALL TRUE:
He tried to sell his boss so as to become the ambassador. Everyone who knows something about the Yoruba people knows that this is typical of those people: they will sell their mother and children to remain in a government job even when they are not performing

Ajayi tried to sell out the Nigerian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. This is the same agency that gave the Yoruba traitor a job. When Ajayi's plot was uncovered, the Nigerian Ministry of Foreign Affairs let him go from his job and the agency stopped paying his salary and rent. The agency also recalled Ajayi from Venezuela. Ajayi refused to go back to Nigeria.

Ajayi is a traitor to the government of Venezuela too; he refused the orders of the government of Venezuela because ordered Ajayi to return home, and Ajayi refused"

RE: Ajayi = typical yoruba traitor

The following are ALL TRUE:
"He tried to sell his boss so as to become the ambassador. Everyone who knows something about the Yoruba people knows that this is typical of those people: they will sell their mother and children to remain in a government job even when they are not performing"

"Ajayi tried to sell out the Nigerian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. This is the same agency that gave the Yoruba traitor a job. When Ajayi's plot was uncovered, the Nigerian Ministry of Foreign Affairs let him go from his job and the agency stopped paying his salary and rent. The agency also recalled Ajayi from Venezuela. Ajayi refused to go back to Nigeria."

Ajayi is a traitor to the government of Venezuela too; he refused the orders of the government of Venezuela because ordered Ajayi to return home, and Ajayi refused"

OBORO'S POOR PERFOMANCE ON INVESTORS

Chief felix Oboro arrived Venezuela in 2008 as Nigeria's Ambassador.He deceived everyone that President Jonathan is his brother to win people to his side.Everyone came to dislike him when they realise that he was discouraging Investors wanting to invest in Nigeria that his people will not benefit from such investment.
Since 2008 till date he has not taken a single investor to Nigeria.Yet,he parades himself as an Ambassdor.Is all well with Nigeria? How could an Ambassador fails to create a good image for his country?How could an Ambassdor become a liabilty in a foreign land? Is Nigerian government sleeping over is performance?

A group of investors wanted to go to Nigeria in 2009,Ambassador Oboro effectively discouraged them from going.They later went to Ghana and Kenya to invest.Is that why he is in Venezuela.At the end of the day Nigeria will be the loser for Oboro's poor performance in Venezzuela.
It is time President Jonathan removes him.

AMBASSADOR FELIX OBOR WILL DAMAGE RELATIOS BET.NIGER AND VENE...

Even if Ambassador Felix Oboro is from Bayelsa State,he must stop his unpatriotic activities against the State of Nigeria and individual officers.It is time to recall him and over haul the Embassy in Caracas.l understand there are dirty things he is trying to cover.Is he above recall? What is the government doing about his case which has become an enigma to the image of the country.
The way Ambassador Oboro is going,he will damaged relations between Nigeria and Venezuela.A stitch in time saves nine.

OBORO AS KABUKABU DRIVER

Is it true that Ambassador felix Oboro despite being a copy typist and AGBERO in South West was also a KABUKABU DRIVER between yenagoa and Ahoada before he was undignifiedly appointted an Ambassador? He never saw dollars before and wants to compete with professional politicians that is why he went unto drugs and the looting of funds.What a pity!?
That is why he does not respect rules and regulations!The bottom line is that he should be removed with ignominy!

OBORO PAYMASTER OF FRAUD AND ........

Chief felix Oboro the pay master of fraud and drug should respect RULES AND REGULATIONS IN THE FOREIGN SERVICE.WHY SHOULD HE PUT HIS HAND INTO EMBASSY PURSE LIKE THAT?
IN A CIVLISED CLIME, HE WOULD HAVE BEEN JAILED.WHAT ABOUT THE SALARY OF EXTRA FOUR DOMESTIC STAFF HE WAS (is) COLLECTING BECAUSE AN IJAW IS NIGERIA'S PRESIDENT.WALAHI,OBJ WOULD HAVE REMOVED HIM SINCE.GOD BLESS NIGERIA.

REACTION TO THE TRUTH

according to the flippant local staff,Felix Oboro has put his looting hand in ajayi's entitlements which oboro is now running about to refund.
Oboro thought Victor Anamelechi would have succeeded in the failed drug trip to enable him refund the entitlements.What a shame.An Hausa man,a yoruba man,fulani,ebira,ibo will not behave like Oboro,an ijaw man.

OBORO MADE DRUG PEDDLER TO USE VIP LOUNGE TO AVOID SEARCH

You house boy and body guard in caracas,you dont know that Ajayi is a patriotic Nigerian who saved the Mission from the unpatriotic acts of your master who is unto drugs and the looting of the Embassy.
Oboro allows a local staff mole to type confidential reports which she sells out.Yet Oboro sees nothing wrong.So far,the Embassy has paid Ajayi's house rent till date.IS IT TRUE THAT OBORO HAS PUT HIS LEPEROUSY HAND INTO AJAYI'S ENTITLEMENTS? An house boy who drinks ogogoro early in tthe morning will always misbehave in the day.IF NOT FOR THE YORUBA'S THE IJAWS WILL NEVER SMELL ARO ROCK! 2015 IS COMING AND THIS WILL BE REVERSED.
WHO MADE A DRUG PEDDLER TO USE VIP LOUNGE TO AVOID SEARCH IF NOT OBORO,AN UNPATRIOTIC IJAW.FELIX OBORO'S PERFORMANCE IN DRUGS AND LOOTING IS ALREADY A POLITICAL CAMPAIGN AGAINST 2015.

Reaction to ajayi typical yoruba traitor

You house boy and body guard in caracas,you dont know that Ajayi is a patriotic Nigerian who saved the Mission from the unpatriotic acts of your master who is unto drugs and the looting of the Embassy.
Oboro allows a local staff mole to type confidential reports which she sells out.Yet Oboro sees nothing wrong.So far,the Embassy has paid Ajayi's house rent till date.IS IT TRUE THAT OBORO HAS PUT HIS LEPEROUSY HAND INTO AJAYI'S ENTITLEMENTS? An house boy who drinks ogogoro early in tthe morning will always misbehave in the day.IF NOT FOR THE YORUBA'S THE IJAWS WILL NEVER SMELL ARO ROCK! 2015 IS COMING AND THIS WILL BE REVERSED.
WHO MADE A DRUG PEDDLER TO USE VIP LOUNGE TO AVOID SEARCH IF NOT OBORO,AN UNPATRIOTIC IJAW.FELIX OBORO'S PERFORMANCE IN DRUGS AND LOOTING IS ALREADY A POLITICAL CAMPAIGN AGAINST 2015.

Ajayi = typical yoruba traitor

He tried to sell his boss so as to become the ambassador. Everyone who knows something about the Yoruba people knows that this is typical of those people: they will sell their mother and children to remain in a government job even when they are not performing. When the deceptive, typical Yoruba plot failed, Ajayi turned on the Nigerian government for rescue. When that deception failed, Ajayi also wanted to kill the Nigerian government.

Ajayi tried to sell out the Nigerian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. This is the same agency that gave the Yoruba traitor a job. When Ajayi's plot was uncovered, the Nigerian Ministry of Foreign Affairs let him go from his job and the agency stopped paying his salary and rent. The agency also recalled Ajayi from Venezuela. Ajayi refused to go back to Nigeria.

Ajayi is a traitor to the government of Venezuela too; he refused the orders of the government of Venezuela. They ordered Ajayi to return home, and Ajayi refused

b4 u open ur mouth to say

b4 u open ur mouth to say something, verify well, we nigerians living in this country know that ajayi was wrong, that was y nigerians went against him. so becareful of what u r saying

Ajayi or Oboro both have fail as their president

Our problems are many and we nigerians dont know how to start solving it. The truth is not that we dont know, the fact is that we know but only that we are afriad the stand with the truth cos our goverment is idile filled up with unpatrotic citizens, lawless and most devillish beast. The so called president is sitting there without any reactions cos is among them. Shame to all....

Oboro's drug courier slaughtered like goat in 2009 in caracas

What about the Nigerian barbar of Ambassador Oboro caught with drugs in Franfurt airport,Germany with drugs and he informed German authorities that he was a courier for Chief Oboro?The chap is still in Jail.The fellow that was slaughtered in Caracas like goat or ram was also a regular visitor to Oboro's house before the deal failed and he was slaughtered to bring agony to his parents in Nigeria.Are all these good image from an ijaw Ambassador? The removal of Oboro is the answer.

THE TRUTH

In spite of recall and retirement, Ajayi refused to return to Nigeria. The Embassy cancelled his Rent Agreement, Ajayi refused to leave the house or negotiate a fresh contract with the landlord. The Landlord reported him to the Host Foreign Ministry who invited him, but Ajayi refused to go. Security Agents went with the Landlord to inspect the building; Ajayi changed the lock of the house and refused to allow them into the house. The Embassy has already informed Ajayi to collect his parting allowance and return Diplomatic I.D. Card of himself and family to the host government, Ajayi refused security laid ambush for him until he returned from Washington and he entered their net, which country in the world would allow such character into the city when his visa has been cancelled in view of the above? Can Nigeria tolerate such rubbish?

SAME ISSUE

TJTJT

OBORO PAID US$74000,00 TO HIMSELF?

ambassador Oboro authorised payment of US$74,000.00 to a hospital in Venezuela to save the life of a Nigerian child above 18 years.the child happened to be his step son,who was diagnosed of brain cancer.the head of chancery endorsed Oboro's authorisation to the accountant of the embassy who paid the money to the hospital without prior approval from headquarters.The child is saved and he is now in his final year in the university.the surgery was carried out in 2009 while Ajayi was posted to Venezuela in 2010. the surgery and the payment was never concealed, but because headquarters approveal was not obtained,Ajayi reported this payment in the internet as if ambassador Oboro paid this US$74,000.00 to himself.this is why the public is ignorantly trying to crucify Oboro as a fraud.

Tribalism more ignorance.than.racism

This is all about tribes fight! C'mon people you will never make your country better with all this nonsense. Igbos yorubas ijaws housa YOU ARE ALL THE SAME NIGERIAN! Stop ur fight and work for your country. Don't believe everything you read. Think!

impending deportation of Ajayi

Inspite of recall and retirement, Ajayi refused to return to Nigeria.The embassy cancelled his rent agreement,Ajayi refused TO LEAVE THE HOUSE OR negotiate a fresh contract with the landlord.The landlord reported him to the host foreign ministry who invited him,but Ajayi refused to go.Security agent went with the landlord to inspect the building;Ajayi changed the locks of the house and refused to allow them into the house.The embassy had already informed Ajayi to collect his parting allowance and return diplomatic ID cards of him self and his family to the host government,Ajayi refused.
security laid ambush for him until he returned from washington and he entered their net.Which country in the world will allow such character into their city when his visa has been cancelled in view of the above? Can Nigeria tolerate such rubish?

Ajayi just want to avoid

Ajayi just want to avoid punishing by saying all these lies about Oboro. Why is the reason then for him to stay in venezuela? if not because he is scare to face the truth when he gets to his country! What an evil man. I think he doesn't sleep just thinking more and more bad things to do next...
Just go once and for all.

MANY SCANDALS IN THE EMBASSY UNDER IJAW AMBASSADOR

The scandal mentioned on fake medical bill is not the only scandal in the Embassy.What about the scandal of the lady that carries drugs in her private part to sell abroad? another scandal by the baron is the pregnancy of a former female security officer suddenly employed by the baron in his house.She will soon deliver and people will know who the father of the child is?.It is hoped no person will be cajoled to claim the paternity of the child as it was done earlier!
Oboro should attend to the issue of VICTOR ANAMELECHI CAUGHT WITH DRUGS IN SOUTH AFRICA.

Reaction to Ajayi should change his

You are not educated that why you have not been able to read the comments earlier made.
Ajayi has not refused to return to Nigeria and has not carried drugs,neither has he taken part in visa and passport racketeering and the looting of the Embassy funds.
Ambassador Oboro is the baron of the evils mentioned above.Havent you heard that VICTOR ANAMELECHI was caught in South Africa with drugs worth MILLIONS OF DOLLARS on hIs way to Nigeria.The question is WHO APPROVED AND ISSUED EMERGENCY TRAVEL CERTIFICATE TO VICTOR TO CARRY DRUGS? WHO IS NOW RUNNING HELTER SKELTER IN VENEZUELA TO COVER UP THE ISSUE OF VICTOR ANAMELECHI? WHO WANTED TO POISON VICTOR SO THAT HE WILL NOT TALK.BUT VICTOR IS A COURIER OF HIS FATHER IN LAW.
Let the Embassy pay Ajayi his full entitlments,he will return home.Let the government probe Ambassador Oboro through EFCC and NDLEA.Nigeria will shake.
Ajayi has no fear to return home.Neither is he owning his lanlord as Embassy pays directly to each landlord.

Ajayi should change his

Ajayi should change his citizenship to another country since he refuses to obey orders and since he fears going back to Nigeria:
A) Sources close to Mr. Ajayi disclosed that the embattled diplomat fears for his safety if he returned to Nigeria. Ajayi was mounting a strong campaign to dissuade Venezuelan authorities from deporting him.
B) An embassy source in Caracas disclosed that Venezuelan authorities had on two previous occasions invited Mr. Ajayi to voluntarily return to Nigeria, but the diplomat reportedly rebuffed the suggestion.
C) Nigeria’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs had recalled Mr. Ajayi as early as February 2012, but he refused to go back. The Nigerian embassy then stopped paying his salary as well as the rent at his official residence. His landlord subsequently reported him for failure to pay rent.

ANOTHER SCANDAL IN THE EMBASSY IS TRUE !

It is true that a male officer has presented a false medical bill for $23,000 in the Embassy.The same officer is behind the sale of government documents to outsiders and the media for money.He is in league with the male controverssial local staff to leak embassy documents.After Oboro,it this greedy officer.

REACTION TO AJAYI AND HIS SUPPORTERS

You can see the positive comments made that Ajayi has no fear to return home.pay him his full entitlements he will return home.IF NOT FOR THE YORUBA'S,AN IJAW MAN WILL NEVER DREAMT OF GETTING TO THE STATE HOUSE.2015 WILL REVERSE THIS AND YOU WILL GO BACK TO YOUR FISHING AND SLEEPING IN YOUR CANOE WHERE MOSQUITTOES WILL EAT HELL ON YOU FOOLISH MAN.

REPLY TO AJAYI GO HOME AND DEFEND YOURSELF.

Ajayi has not refused to return to Nigeria and has not carried drugs,neither has he taken part in visa and passport racketeering and the looting of the Embassy funds.
Ambassador felix Oboro is the baron of the evils mentioned above.Havent you heard that VICTOR ANAMELECHI a courier for Oboro was caught in South Africa with drugs worth MILLIONS OF DOLLARS on hIs way to Nigeria.The question is WHO APPROVED AND ISSUED EMERGENCY TRAVEL CERTIFICATE TO VICTOR TO CARRY DRUGS? WHO IS NOW RUNNING HELTER SKELTER IN VENEZUELA TO COVER UP THE ISSUE OF VICTOR ANAMELECHI? WHO WANTED TO POISON VICTOR SO THAT HE WILL NOT OPEN UP.BUT VICTOR HAS CONFESSED THAT HE IS A COURIER OF HIS FATHER IN LAW.
Let the Embassy pay Ajayi his full entitlments,he will return home.Let the government probe Ambassador Oboro through EFCC and NDLEA.Nigeria will shake.Ajayi has no fear to return home.
By the way if not for the Yoruba's,ijaw man will not be in the State House today.

Ajayi and his supporters:

Why are you scared of going back to Nigeria to defend your honor? Why are you scared of Nigeria after more than 12 years of noise and fury by your kin and kind? You ruled for 12 years, and you left nothing behind, so you are scared to go back to the jungle which took you 12 years to build. Too bad, the people Venezuela do not want you in their nation. Go home and live like an animal that you are!

Yele Onafalujo Too in scandal !?

So Yele Onafalujo was involved in visa and passport rakecteering in venezuela.NO WONDER PEOPLE CALL HIM FATHER OF OLUWOLE PASSPORT OFFICE WHILE MRS. OKWECHIME THE MOTHER AND OBORO THE god FATHER.GOD BLESS NIGERIA.

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