The Governor of Ebonyi State, Chief David Umahi, on Wednesday, stated the readiness of his government not to pay November and December salaries to civil servants in the state who do not have the Bank Verification Number, BVN.
Umahi made this known while addressing the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, delegation, who paid him a courtesy visit at the Exco Chambers, Government House, Abakaliki.
The governor, however, expressed dissatisfaction with the state account status, which rates Ebonyi as the lowest in Financial Inclusion and Access in the South East.
According to him: “Anybody that doesn’t have BVN should not expect salary, no BVN no salary whether it is political or not. The Deputy Governor has BVN and I have BVN. So, any political appointee that doesn’t have BVN, no…