Yesterday, March 26, 2020, the Imo State Government paid state salaries to mitigate the effects of stay-at-home bookings and market closures extended to Sunday following a fruitful meeting between government officials and union leaders in the state.
According to a press release, Hon. Declan Emelumba, Hon. Information and Strategy Commissioner, it was bright; "The salaries of all civil and government employees in the state are paid today, March 26, 2020.
His Excellency's State Governor, Sen. Hope Uzodimma, has instructed banks to credit the workers with immediate effect. All employees should expect notification from their banks before the end of the day.
The wages of all employees of the tetiary institutions in the state have also been released to the relevant institutions for immediate payments. However, the institutions are advised to ensure that some of their employees without BVN or account number problems are cleared before his salary is paid. "
This development has generated cheers and kudos from all imolites who have confidence that the governor will do more in the lives of the citizens