The Honourable Commissioner for Finance, Deacon Chike Okafor disclosed that his ministry has commenced the process of ensuring immediate payment of contractors in accordance with Governor Rochas Okorocha’s directives.
Excerpts of an official Press Release read as follows:
The Commissioner who spoke to reporters in Government House explained that the project monitoring and financial teams will visit the road projects to concur with the earlier report of the Transition Committee Chairmen before the payments are finally made.
He promised that the process will not delay the payment but a
necessary step to ensure that only qualified contractors are paid.