The governor said the move was to ensure that all civil servants in the state have a “seamless Christmas.”
Okorocha’s approval was contained in a statement issued by the state Commissioner for Information, Nnamdi Obiaraeri.
The terse statement reads, “This is to announce that the Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, has approved the immediate payment of the November and December 2017 salaries of Imo workers.
“This is to enable our esteemed Imo workers to celebrate seamless Christmas. Payments have duly commenced.
“Any worker encountering any difficulties with the approved payments should not hesitate to contact the Ministry of Happiness and Purpose Fulfilment for immediate intervention.”