Uzodinma moves to recover govt assets illegally sold

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Governor of , Hope Uzodinma has taken steps towards recovering lands and properties illegally appropriated or acquired by previous administrations.

To achieve this, Uzodinma has inaugurated the implementation of Paper on Lands and Other Related Matters.

The Committee, according to Uzodinma, would towards recovering assets recommended by the state’s Judicial of Inquiry.

Uzodinma, while speaking during the inauguration, said: “Your duties are to recover for Imo people all the assets gazetted in the paper as set out in the recommendations of the Commission.”

He said the inauguration had amplified his ’s mantras of Reconstruction, Rehabilitation and Recovery.

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“The -paper on lands and related matters is unambiguous – it is now an established legal fact that lands and properties belonging to both the and the people were illegally acquired or appropriated.

“This is so because all such acquisitions were identified by the Judicial Commission of Inquiry. accepted these recommendations and thereabout issued a paper,” he said.

The of the Committee, Prof. Ukachukwu Awuzie commended the Governor for the rare privilege, which is the first of its kind of assignment.

of the implementation committee include: Prof. Ukachukwu Awuzie -Chairman, Barr. Martin Iwuegbu, Chief H.N Ndi Duroha, Chief John Onyenze, Engr. Mrs. Uchenna Onyeiwu Uba, and Chief Godwin Nwadike.

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Just recently, the state had recently seized some properties of former Governor of the State, Rochas Okorocha.

Okorocha, however, is challenging the Imo State in court over the .

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