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    Local Govt. Audit Committee Was Set Up To Fast Track Development In Our LGAs – Banigo

    Rivers State Deputy Governor, Dr. (Mrs) Ipalibo Harry Banigo says the purpose of setting up the Committee to investigate and audit the financial transactions of the 23 Local Government Councils is to reposition our Local Government Areas as the bastion of grassroots development and democratic dividends. The Deputy Governor stated this when the Committee met recently with Chairmen of the  23 Local Government Councils at the Government House in Port Harcourt. According to Dr. Banigo “the Local Government is the closest tier of Government to the People. His Excellency wants to be sure that monies that get to the Local Government are used in the overall interest of the people,…