Controversy looms as Anambra lawmakers reject Prado jeeps, like Innoson jeeps


Users of the Anambra Household of Assembly have reportedly rejected alleged proposed gifts of Prado jeep cars to all the 30 lawmakers from the condition authorities, as they would alternatively have regionally manufactured Innoson jeeps to lessen charge. with cost running into N1billion.

The lawmakers accused Governor Willie Obiano of throwing away point out fiscal assets, as the price runs into N1billion, when they insist that the governor must alternatively patronize Innoson motors which is currently being produced by their personal son and also in their condition.

The point out federal government had proposed the items to the lawmakers to support them in discharge of their oversight functions in the state.

The Anambra Condition governing administration in accordance to the lawmakers should really observe in the route of other governors of the South East and South–South zones that have been patronizing the neighborhood automobile manufacturing organization, incorporating that it was improper for Governor Willie Obiano to be patronizing dealers of foreign autos when Innoson Motors was positioned in his condition.

Meanwhile, gathered that Main Press secretary to Speaker Emma Madu reacting to the report mentioned he was not knowledgeable of any automobile present to the lawmakers .

Nonetheless, the Deputy Main Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr Emeka Ozumba, explained to the general public to discountenance these kinds of allegation.

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He reported the Residence of Assembly and the Executive experienced savored fantastic working marriage, adding that there was no lead to for alarm.

Chairman, southeast meeting of 2019 APC Property of Assembly candidates, Hon. Afam Ezenwafor, instructed reporters the Governor need to drop this kind of strategy and patronise the neighborhood company.

In accordance to him: “Obi procured Innoson motors for AVS, educational facilities and regional govt councils in the state, it is worthy of emulation.”

“I commend Gov Ugwuanyi of Enugu state who purchased about 100 hilux pickups from Innoson motors for the stability agencies in the state. Other southeast governors should do same”

“We can only mature our community financial system and stimulate feel house expenditure when our leaders patronize neighborhood contents, govs of Imo, Abia and Ebonyi are not patronising Innoson motors and that is sad, that perspective must change”.



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