Ihedioha moves to stop probe of ‘missing’ N19.63bn LG funds, sues Imo Assembly




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Hon. Emeka Ihedioha, Governor State

(SundiataPost) – Governor State, Emeka Ihedioha, has approached the State High Court, , seeking an order to stop the State House from investigating him over the alleged missing N19.63 billion.

The alleged to have fraudulently disappeared from the Local Governments (LG) Accounts between May  and  December 31st 2019.

The governor is praying the court to grant an  order of perpetual injunction restraining the house of from inviting him for an investigation into the alleged missing LG funds

Respondents in the , instituted May 5, are the and the clerk of the State House of .

The is also asking for an order of the court  to set aside any summon or invitation to Ihedioha by the State or its agents to appear before it for an investigation the said LG funds

The declared missing after the release of an interim audit report by the state Auditor for Local government and Chieftaincy affairs detailing how N19.63B fraudulently disappeared from the Local governments Accounts between May  and  December 31st 2019. (Daily Sun)