Owerri - Imo state Governor, Rochas Okorocha has threatened to sack all striking civil servants in the state, Vanguard reports.
Governor Okorocha described the current strike as illegal while addressing some youths, who paid him a solidarity visit at the Government House, Owerri.
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Accusing the workers on reneging on the recent agreement he had with them, he said the strike was politically motivated and principally aimed at rubbishing the good reputation of his administration.
Meanwhile, labour leaders in the state have advised civil servants to ignore the threat issued by the Governor, stressing that labour may completely shut down the state if government fail to pay their unpaid salaries.
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