Abia: Ohafia Council Boss Inaugurates 20-Man C’ttee to Boost IGR
The Chairman of Ohafia Local Government Area of Abia State, Dr Okorafor Ukiwe, on Friday, inaugurated a task force committee on Internally Generated Revenue (IGR).
The committee, according to the chairman, will help in achieving an all inclusive growth in the council.
Ukiwe who doubles as the Chairman of the committee, noted that the success and growth of any society depends fully on its generated revenue.
He also stated that the era of relying solely on funds from the Federation Account was gone for good, expressing confidence in the ability of the committee members to deliver in their assignment.
He also said that the inauguration of the committee was informed by the need to boost the council’s revenue profile and fast track its socio-economic development.
The Deputy Chairman, Hon. Uduma Samuel, Deputy Leader of Ohafia LGA Legislative Council, Hon. Ibem Clement, Head of Service, Lady Ngozi Nwagba, Secretary to the Local Government, Lady Nkaku Okoro, LG Treasurer, Lady Okere Jane, Chief of staff to the Chairman, Hon. Dimgba Ejieke, staff of the council and other government functionaries were present at the event.