Imo state reveals fresh N20 billion debt incurred by Okorocha
The former governor Rochas Okorocha.
According to the state government, the debts, which had sunk the state, arose from subsisting court judgments, Orders, Garnishee Orders and Proceedings for Execution of judgments and orders of courts against the state.
This was made known by the Imo State Attorney-General, Ndukwe Nnawuchi, SAN, made in a statement to The Nation on Tuesday.
“The present administration is as a result inundated and consistently harassed, embarrassed and put under pressure by the judgment creditors whose drive to execute the aforesaid judgments, orders and garnishee proceedings has brought the smooth running of government to a near halt, leading to an imminent collapse of the government. ”