The Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma has admitted that his authorities has not finished effectively in clearing staff 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 line with the discharge, described the state of affairs as dangerous and unhealthy to the federal government, adopting a extra workable methodology to sanitizing the system with the intention to have correct information of all civil servants and pensioners.
He appealed to the employees to not politicize the difficulty of salaries and pensions as he famous that civil servants are usually not politicians by their positions.
He additional appealed to all revenue-generating businesses within the state to help the federal government in enhancing 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 can 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 mandatory inputs in the direction of reaching a greater end result.