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Ikpeazu reassures Abians that he is still governor

27 June 2016, 20:00

Abia - Abia State Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has reassured people in the state that he is still governor despite the judgement of the Federal High Court in Abuja, Vanguard reported.

The judgement was handed over to Ikpeazu due to alleged falsification of tax receipts.

Ikpeazu has stated that he remains governor of the state according to law and only through court will the case be judged.

Also read: Supreme court rulings on Emmanuel, Ikpeazu reinvigorate citizens

He further added that he will appeal the ruling as instructed by his lawyers.

Punch reports that Ikpeazu was ordered to vacate his office immediately due to submitting false documents about his governorship in the People's Democratic Party in 2014.

For more on this story visit Vanguard 


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