The Minister of infrastructure of Ukraine Volodymyr Omelyan believes that criminal proceedings for illicit enrichment against him will not be the last. He declared it during a court session in the Solomensky district court of Kiev, the broadcast of the meeting led to the “112 Ukraine”.
“The prosecution of NABOO and SAP I got a license that I have not committed any offenses, while in the post of Minister of infrastructure of Ukraine. I understand that my statement today will cause another release of hatred against me. I understand that the new business will be. What is happening now is hunting. Because when you steal every single thing billions doing everything they can to discredit the reputation of the Minister and show that he is unworthy of his office. I believe that this is the road to nowhere… primarily for NABOO,” said Omeljan.
We will remind, on Thursday, September 13, NABU was announced by Minister of infrastructure Volodymyr Omelyan of suspicion of illicit enrichment and Declaration of false information. According to the Bureau, the official expenses significantly exceed his income. The Minister denies all charges and says that “it is impossible to find what is not there”. Omeljan said that is not going to resign because of this.
The national anti-corruption Bureau started an investigation regarding Omelyana in October 2017 and gained access to its mobile talks.
Omelian was appointed infrastructure Minister in the government of Vladimir Groisman 14 April 2016. According to him, electronic Declaration, he has cash in the amount of 90 thousand dollars. and 25 million euros. In addition, Omeljan declared an apartment in Kiev area of 61,6 sq. m, land plot in Lviv region with an area of 999 sq m, a garage with an area of 37.4 sq. m.