The Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha has granted civil servants in the state an 18 days Christmas holidays starting Friday, December 22, 2017 and ends Monday, January 8, 2018.
According to a press statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr. Sam Onwuemeodo, workers on essential duties were exempted from this development.
The press release also said that government gives workers in the state workforce reasonable time every Christmas to enable them celebrate with their loved ones.
He said, “Government has paid salary to workers in the state up to December to enable them also enjoy the Christmas. This is to wish them a blissful yuletide.”