Umahi’s ex-aide demands N500m payment for wrongful dismissal




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A former coordinator Anuagata Development Centre in Ohaozara Local of State, Chief Amos Ogbonnaya, has again sued Governor Dave Umahi for wrongful termination of his appointment.

Unlike his March 2019 in which he asked National Industrial Court of (NICN) to order Umahi and his government to pay him over N20 million, representing his allowances, security vote and withheld entitlements, he is asking the same court in to direct the governor to pay him N500 million for wrongful dismissal.



In the latest suit marked NICN/EN/08/2021 and filed on 01/04/2021, Ogbonnaya listed the state’s Attorney-General and Justice Commissioner, Cletus N. Ofoke and the Senior Special Adviser to the Governor on Rural Development, Enekwachi Akpa, as the co-defendants.

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