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Former Chief of Staff accused of absconding govt property

26 August 2015, 20:34

Abuja - The former Chief of Staff of Bayelsa State, Diekivie Ikiogha, has been asked been asked to return some government properties in his possession, Punch reported.

Ikiogha had the government properties in his possession six months after his resignation and was against public Service rules.

According to reports, the former Chief of Staff, who now belongs to the All Progressive Congress had returned some government properties but failed to return all of the properties.

Also read: Amaechi scoffs at allegations of corruption

The matter has been reported to the police as no public officer is allowed to leave with government properties, a source from the Government House stated.

The former Chief of Staff has reportedly gone to court to stop police from arresting him.

Government has concluded by stating that Ikiogha will be dragged if he does not return the property in the stipulated period.

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