By IKECHUKWU Ozurumba
Committed to ensuring the Rebuild Agenda of the Governor is carried out to the later, a gruop under the aegies of “ImoYouth Rebuild”, has advised the Governor Rt Hon Emeka Ihedioha, to have a close look at the activities of the ‘Development Finance and Investment Company (DFIC) and its management.
Speaking to newsmen on Tuesday in Owerri, the leader of the youth group, Hon Emeka Ikechukwu, stated that DFIC, is a state government owned agency, under the ministry of Finance, with the responsibility of helping the rural people.
According to him, the desolution of the Parastatals, Agencies, and Boards, by the Governor,through the SSG is a welcome development to reposition the state in the right direction, Adding that such desolution pronouncement has been challenge by the General Manager of DFIC, refusing to hand over to the next senior person,
Contuning, he alleged that Hon Innocent Okpokoro, who happens to be the General Manager, has vowed that he will not hand over the position, with the aid of staff of the Ministry, who he alleged that pays him his salary at the end of the month, despite the desolution of the agency.
He noted that the General Manager was the Special Adviser to former Governor. and would always want to sabotage the effort of the Rebuild Agenda.
Moreso, he alleged that the General Manager has been parading himself as untouchable, even as staff of the agency are feeling uncomfortable with his presence.
Also he noted that Okpokoro’s case is before the state Recovery task force.