The Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma has admitted that his authorities has not performed properly in clearing employees and pensioner’s salaries, attributing the backdrop to alleged payroll fraudsters feeding fats from the state treasury.
In a press launch signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Oguwuike Nwachukwu, the Governor expressed his displeasure whereas addressing his cupboard on Thursday throughout an expanded exco assembly on the Authorities Home, Owerri.
The Governor, in keeping with the discharge, described the state of affairs as unhealthy and unhealthy to the federal government, adopting a extra workable technique to sanitizing the system with a purpose to have correct knowledge of all civil servants and pensioners.
He appealed to the employees to not politicize the problem of salaries and pensions as he famous that civil servants should not politicians by their positions.
He additional appealed to all revenue-generating companies within the state to help the federal government in bettering the month-to-month Internally Generated Income (IGR) to have the ability to offset the payments.
He promised that every one real claims by any civil servant within the state by way of salaries and pensions will likely be cleared in the end, urging the employees to maintain religion within the authorities.
The Governor utilized the chance to distribute the genuine Workers Nominal Rolls of MDAs and parastatals, charging the heads of departments to return to make obligatory inputs in the direction of attaining a greater end result.