Scandal hits the management of Civic Centre Lagos as a customer drags the event center over the fraudulent cancellation of booking and diversion of his funds into private pockets.
The Managing Director of Fitilah global entertainment Ltd had made reservations for an event hall for a musical event slated for 2nd of January 2022 at the Civic centre in Victoria island Lagos in the sum of 3million Naira Only.
Shortly after the payment was made, the disbanded IRT a unit of the Nigerian Police force under the monitoring unit of the inspector general of Police Abuja, via a faceless individual alleged fraud against the director of Fitilah global entertainment Ltd.
While investigation on the petition was ongoing ,the police invited the Civic Centre to shed more light on Fitilah entertainment and its activities.
While the investigation lasted the management of Civic Centre connived with officers of the Nigeria police force in person of Asp Bala Abdullahi and Inspector Reuben Noah by cancelling the event and the money for the booking diverted into a personal individual account in Keystone bank by name Mohammed Oseni Auyo as provided by the police officers.
Subsequently Fitilah Global Entertainment Ltd upon Discovery that the booking for the event was cancelled demanded for the refund of the money made.
Civic Center having realised that trouble looms for agreeing with the Police to divert the funds into a personal account without informing Fitilah Global Entertainment Ltd or a court directing same , has continue to mount every resistance against Fitilah.
In a latest move Civic centre has refused to acknowledge a Memorandum seeking for settlement in compliance to Court process.
Instead the MD of Civic Center informed Fitilah legal representative support staff to meet with the IGP over the issue.