The Association Of Local Governments Of Nigeria (ALGON) has disassociated itself from persons purportedly operating under the aegis of the association’s task force.
In a terse statement issued in Abuja, and signed by Mohammed Abubakar, warned that the association will clamp down on those who refuse to desist from the “illicit act of parading themselves as ALGON Taskforce”.
The statement reads: “The Association Of Local Governments Of Nigeria (ALGON) as a body hereby disassociates herself from any Company, Group, Association or individual claiming or operating under the disguise of ALGON Taskforce.
“The only recognized Taskforce to check the indices of multiplicity of taxes and levies in the Local Government Councils nationwide is the one set up by ALGON which is headed by Mohammed Abubakar.
“The general public and all security agencies are hereby informed that numbers members of ALGON Special Taskforce across the Nation are written are written on the identification certificate..
“ALGON will clamp down on any group or individual who refuses to desist from illicit act of parading themselves as ALGON Taskforce. Please be warned.” The statement said.