The Committee of Inquiry arrange by the Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, to probe the difficulty of dissension arising on the Inside Galaxy Group, a Chinese language agency within the state, has concluded its public investigation into the matter.
Recall that the Galaxy Metal Firm Restricted was lately accused of working a modern-day slave camp in Ukwa West Native Authorities Space of the state.
The Chinese language firm was accused of working the alleged slave camp in its facility at Umuahala, Obuzor Asa space of the state.
Nonetheless, an announcement by the state authorities the committee met with employees of the corporate they usually opened up on their points.
The assertion reads: “kicked off the probe with a preliminary assembly with the Inside Galaxy Administration and their authorized crew, the place the Committee directed them to make obtainable all related report books of the corporate regarding the areas of inquiry and complaints acquired.
“Subsequently, the Committee additionally had related conferences with involved authorities businesses and people each on the Federal and State ranges.
“Afterwards, the Committee held a public listening to the place totally different members of the general public and anxious organisations got here and testified in opposition to/for the corporate.
“Lastly, the Committee visited the corporate to establish all they’ve heard and make their very own findings.
“Throughout the go to to the Inside Galaxy Industrial Park, Ahala Ukwu Village, Umuahala Group, Obuzor Ukwu, Ukwa West L.G.A., Abia State, the committee members have been taken to totally different locations of curiosity; the factories, the corporate’s Clinic the place they met a number of the firm’s employees admitted and receiving remedy, the cafeteria, newly constructed toilet, hostels and different locations.
“The Committee rounded off the go to with an unique City Corridor Assembly with employees of the corporate the place the highest administration of the Firm have been excused from taking part which enabled the employees to reveal their minds freely with no concern of victimization.
“The Committee will now retire to the ultimate little bit of its task by collating studies of her findings and presenting a report and suggestions to the Governor of Abia State.”