Imo Governor Inaugurates Committee Of Enquiry Into Imo Oil Producing Development Area.

Emeka Ihedioha.
Governor of Imo State.

The Governor of Imo State, Rt. Hon, Emeka Ihedioha (CON), has approved the constitution of a panel of enquiry to look into the activities of Imo State Oil Producing Area Development Commission (ISOPADEC) from May 2011 to May 2019.


This is pursuant to the realization of Paragraph 3 of Resolution No. 177 of the Imo State House of Assembly dated 6th June, 2019.

The members appointed are as follows;

1. Chief R.C.O. Ezeogu (Permanent Secretary, Rtd)
   - Chairman

2. Mrs. Ugo Anyanwu (Auditor General, Rtd)
   - Member

3. Barr. Zach Okoronkwo - Member

4. Nominee from Oguta - Member

5. Nominee from Ohaji   - Member

6. Mr. K. C. Otuonye (Deputy Dir. Admin Finance Ministry of Community Government Council & Traditional Affairs)    - Secretary

Terms of Reference:

To look into financial accruals and expenditure of ISOPADEC from May 2011 to May 2019.

To ascertain whether the expenditures were made in line with the Law governing financial transactions in ISOPADEC and other extant laws.

To look into the procurement processes of ISOPADEC and ascertain whether they were made in line with due process, rules and regulations.

To look into all the recruitment/employments in ISOPADEC and ascertain whether they were made in line with laid down rules.

To make recommendations on Officers and members of management who are found to have abused the rules and regulations and their offices.

To make any other recommendations  that will help to strengthen and reposition ISOPADEC for better performance.