Stop Harassing Rivers PDP Guber Candidate! Wike Order Commissioner For Justice To Write Protest Letter To EFCC
Governor Nyesom Wike has directed the State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice to write a “strong protest letter” to the chairman of EFCC for the Commission to stop the “harassment” of the former Accountant General of Rivers State who is the PDP Guber Candidate in Rivers State, else the state will file for contempt because court orders against the commission are subsisting.
Speaking at the occasion held at Government House, Port Harcourt, Governor Wike directed the Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Prof. Zacchaeus Adangor to write a protest letter to the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC on the attempt by personnel of the agency to disobey court judgement by harassing the former State Accountant General and Peoples Democratic Party, PDP candidate, Siminialayi Fubara.
ormer State Accountant General and Peoples Democratic Party, PDP candidate, Siminialayi Fubara.
The Governor noted that the recent attempt to arrest Siminialayi Fubara which also have a court judgement against EFCC to enforce his fundamental rights will not be tolerated by the state government, saying the state government will not hesitate to file contempt charges against EFCC which is yet to vacate the 2006 court judgement that barred the agency from investigating the financial transactions of the state.
He also directed the Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice to ensure the preferred criminal charges file at the State High Court against former Governor Chibuike Amaechi, Sahara Energy, the State APC Governorship candidate, Tonye Cole among others, following the Supreme Court judgement of the judicial panel of inquiry set up by the state government to investigate the sale of state assets by the Amaechi’s administration is prosecuted diligently.