Ebonyi Govt Reports Former GM To Police


Ebonyi State government has received the report of the Committee on the State’s Fertiliser and Chemical Plant which recommended that matters of unprofessional conduct, criminality and shoddy transactions by the former general manager, Prof Ogbonnaya Chukwu, be referred to the police for proper investigation.

Briefing journalists on the outcome of this week’s State Executive Council meeting held in Abakaliki, the commissioner for information and state orientation, Engr Jude Okpor said that the report of the committee was read and adopted by the council.

Okpor said Governor Francis Nwifuru had explained to the council that crises at the plant started when the former general manager refused to leave office even when the past governor sacked all the appointees.

He said an audit panel of the office of the auditor general further indicted the general manager for financial impropriety adding that other issues which emanated from his unprofessional conducts necessitated the setting up…

Source: Leadership Newspaper