The Executive Governor of Imo State, His Excellency, Owelle Anayo Rochas Okorocha (OON), most graciously invites all Imo sons and daughters irrespective of political party affiliation including corporate organizations to an all-embracing Stakeholders Forum, tagged “Imo Freedom Day”. The Forum provides an opportunity for individuals and organizations who have issues with the actions or inactions of the Rescue Mission Administration to present their grievances in the open court in a manner devoid of acrimony and rancor. This will enable Government officials respond to such issues as they are presented at the interactive session.
The Forum which will be moderated by the Chairman, Nigerian Union of Journalists, Imo State, Sir Innocent Igwe shall also be an opportunity to address grievances among individual citizens and groups who may have suffered different forms of injury/injustice from Government, fellow citizens or groups. The agenda is elastic and includes:
1. Allegations of corruption
2. Cases of impunity
4. Miscarriage of justice
6. Land matters
7. Payment of salaries, pensions etc
Date: Saturday, 6th May, 2017
Venue: Freedom Square, adjacent Imo International Convention Centre, Owerri.
Time: 9.00am – 12.00 noon with live coverage on the following Networks:
1. Imo Broadcasting Corporation (IBC)
2. Hot FM
3. Heartland FM
4. Channels Television
Aggrieved persons/organizations are requested to obtain Complaints Form from the Office of the Chairman, Nigerian Union of Journalists, Port Harcourt Road, Owerri. All completed Complaints Forms should be returned to the same location latest 3rd May, 2017 to enable appropriate responses from Line Government Officials and individuals or groups as the case may be.
Special Guests of Honours include:
1. All former Governors
2. All distinguished Senators past and present
3. All members, Federal House of Representatives, past and present
4. The Rt. Hon. Speaker and Members, Imo State House of Assembly including former Honourable Members
5. All Ministers, past and present
6. All Bishops and Leaders of various churches etc
7. All patriotic and well-meaning citizens of Imo State.
All Imo sons and daughters are enjoined to embrace the Day as the Rescue Mission Administration of His Excellency, Owelle Anayo Rochas Okorocha, the Senior Advocate of the Masses continues to take Imo State to greater heights. No person or group shall suffer any victimization or witch-hunting from this exercise.
Truth is constant.
Dr. Paschal C. Obi (KSM)
Principal Secretary to the Governor of Imo State.