Imo: Uzodinma takes first action against ex Governor Ihedioha,   less than 24 hours of the sack of the former governor of imo state , the current governor has taken some  nag steps in acting on some issues and doing some current and common decision while coming into the office today , one of them was the PDP Flags Removed From Imo Government House After Supreme Court Judgementsecond was asking the accountant of the state to stop any ongoing transactions .

An ‘Order of Post No Debit’ issued by Director-General, Hope Uzodinma’s Campaign Organisation, Chief Cosmas Iwu, to all financial institutions and the Accountant-General of Imo State, warned that no bank is to honour any transaction from the government of Emeka Ihedioha or his officials.

 

Imo: Uzodinma takes first action against ex Governor Ihedioha

 

The memo titled ‘Order of Post No Debit on all accounts of Imo State Government Effective Immediately 14th January 2020’, reads:

“Following the Supreme Court judgment of 14th January 2020, I am directed by His Excellency, Senator Hope Uzodinma to take this to your authority/instruction to place a Post No Debit (PND) order on all accounts of the Imo State Government maintained in your various institutions.

“You are by this letter, directed to comply and await further instructions from the office of His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Imo State.” the third act was letting Imo Youths Destroys Ihedioha Billboards  some Imo youths have taken over the streets of Owerri the Imo State capital destroying billboards, posters and all signage’s that is carrying the image of former governor Emeka Ihedioha and that of the PDP.

Talking of the flag . a close allien at the government house said that the flags were brought down because a new governor had emerged.

While no APC flags were hoisted at the government house, only the green white green flag of Nigeria adorned the government house as of the filing of this report. This is even as banners congratulating the governor-elect adorned the entrance gate of the state government house. as the wins goes on

It ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to issue Uzodinma a certificate of return.

A seven-man panel, in its decision, held, that Ihedioha did not win majority of votes cast at the March 9, 2019 governorship election.

The judgment delivered by Justice Kudirat Kekere-Ekun held that the candidate of the APC won on grounds that he polled majority of the lawful votes cast at the election.

The apex court held that the lower court erred in law when it rejected evidence tendered before them to the extent that votes from 388 polling units were not credited to APC and Hope Uzodinma.

Kekere-Ekun said with the result from the 388 polling units, the APC governorship candidate polled majority lawful vote and ought to have been declared winner of the election by INEC.

 

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