Commissioner for Commerce and Industry Barr. Kingsley Ononuju has reacted over publication made in one of the Local Tabloids in Imo on Wednesday 8th.
This is even as he appealed with media houses to always verify their reports before publication.
Speaking to weekend Lead, Ononuji who was reacting to an advertorial credited to one Ekenulo where he Ononuju was accused of extorting money from Imo traders.
Describing the report as false targeted at discrediting the good government of Uzodinma which according to him has come to better the lots of Imo, he called on the writers to desist from such action.
Ononuju, a lawyer and Administrator who has held various positions in both politics and outside revealed that it was only on Tuesday 7th that Uzodinma relaxed lock-down in the major markets across the state, querying when and which of the markets that were operational for one to extort money from.