Abia - Abia State Governor, Theodore Orji, has sanctioned the Commissioner for Commerce, Chisom Nwamuo, and his Transport counterpart, Emesobum Chris, for allegedly collecting illegal taxes, Daily Postreports.
The decision to suspend the commissioners was based on the reports that the commissioners were imposing unauthorized taxes and charges on traders and other people in Aba.
The female traders and other stakeholders in the market reportedly protested the imposition of taxes by government officials last week.
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