Alleged certificate forgery of Imo Speaker Rt. Hon. Chiji Collins has taken another dimension as Advocacy for Justice and Accountability, has petitioned the Inspector General of police to cause an investigation into the NYSC certificate of exemption and the Ph.D. certificate which the speaker submitted in his INEC form Cool.
In a letter titled petition to cause An investigation into the NYSC certificate of exemption no 055494 and the Ph.D. certificate purportedly issued to and being paraded by Mr. Chiji Collins, Speaker Imo State House of Assembly the group enjoined the IG to begin the process of investigation into the matter without further delay.
In the said petition, dated 16th July 2020 and made available to Lead, the group queried the rationale behind the speaker’s exemption letter from the NYSC while according to the group he was not up to 30 years as at the time of the exemption which the law provides for exemption.
However, the said group has done its part by petitioning the IG, it is now incumbent upon the IG to effect or not to affect the investigation as demanded by the group.
Available information to this paper revealed that the group has also written the same petition to the Imo State Government, the Attorney General of the state as well as the Imo Assembly.
In the said letters, this group also vowed to take the matter to court if the speaker does not resign within 7days.