Across Nigeria Corruption Matters Main News National Open Parliament News

Amaechi’s wife didn’t extort money from us – Ex-Rivers LG bosses

FORMER local government chairmen and commissioners in Rivers State during the administration of Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, have faulted a statement credited to Governor Nyesom Wike that the wife of the ex-governor extorted money from them.

The former chairmen and commissioners said in a statement signed by the former chairman of Asari-Toru LGA, Mr. Ojukaye Amachree, and ex-Commissioner for Sports, Mr. Fred Igwe, that at no time were they coerced or intimidated to pay any money to the former governor’s wife, Dame Judith Amaechi.

Wike had stated that former commissioners and council chairmen were forced to pay N2m and N3m respectively to Amaechi’s wife during the immediate past governor’s administration.

Click here to read more

About the author


Add Comment

Click here to post a comment

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Subscribe to News Update

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.