The Minister of information policy Yuri stets promised to find out where 1,7 million hryvnias fee to the artists who created the mural in the metro station “Osokorki”. To investigate, he instructed the official responsible for the expenditure of these funds.
Writes Hmarochos, stets said that he had given the order to conduct the internal audit on the project of painting of the metro station “Osokorky”.
In order not to waste time, here is my official public response. First, after 5 minutes of receipt of the request instructs to carry out the internal audit. Secondly, the consequences of this audit, the answer would be too public and too formal. Third, if the audit reveal signs of corruption, I will tell all the documents in the NAB
— Yuriy Stets
The Minister of information policy
Stets said that a comprehensive analysis of procedures for the procurement of services for the project entrusted to the Secretary of state Informpolitiki Artem Bidenko.
We will remind, the scandal emerged after journalists STB found that the artists worked for free, although the project budget had to get 1.7 million in addition, the winner and performer of the tender — LLC Denis Spacelock is a longtime friend of the Minister Yuriy Stets. For his part, Bidenko Secretary of state justified that the money went for spending money, and he had “under each number there are checks.”
Murals created to “strengthen national unity”, presented in the night of December 19.
We will remind, in October at the metro station “Osokorki” artists began to create a new mural, but the residents of the district turned out for him in the police. It was also reported that on Osokorki a portrait of the famous Ukrainian actor, the image of a red cat and animals from the red book.
Note that the mural was transferred to the balance of the metro.