The Imo State Government under the shared prosperity government of Gov. Hope Uzodimma has again published a quarterly summary of salaries and pensions of Imo workers and pensioners from different ministries,departments and agencies as well as local governments in the state.
This is in line with the requirement of States Fiscal Transparency and Sustainability(SFTAS) in ensuring that state governments publishes their quarterly summary of salary payments as the monthly allocation comes in to the state which Imo State has become SFTAS compliant and eligible for the transparency grant in 2020 on assumption of office by Gov. Hope Uzodimma.
It is on record that Imo State has never been granted the transparency grant due to its inability to make open and publish the summary of salaries and pensions paid to Imo workers and pensioners not until Gov. Hope Uzodimma came on board and through his stand on accountability and transparency birthed the payroll online website where members of the public can track the budget online as well as see the quarterly financial records/audit reports on schedule which made the state for the first time eligible for the grant in 2020.
Today, the Imo State Government for the first quarter of the year 2021 has published the amount paid as salaries and pensions to Imo workers and pensioners, Thus;
Total of = 8,756,095,483.4
Till date, lmo State Government under Gov. Hope Uzodimma has continued to be transparent in its dealings and engagements as a responsible government by the continuous publication of its activities and budget through the government website and we are sure that we are a perfect example of what a transparent and accountable government should be and look like.
You can interrogate this detail further at https://payroll.imostate.gov.ng