Uzodimma dissolves cabinet, sacks 20 commissioners

Uzodimma dissolves cabinet, sacks 20 commissioners

Uzodimma adopts 9-year-old singer, gives him scholarship
Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State

Governor Hope Uzodimma of Imo on Wednesday dissolved the state’s Executive Council, and sacked 20 of the 27 commissioners in the cabinet.

The governor however, retained eight commissioners.

The Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Declan Emelumba confirmed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Owerri.

RELATED:  COVID-19:  Lagos govt insists on approval to hold weddings with 300 guests

He said the dissolution was to restructure the governor’s administration to further achieve his numerous projects of the 3R of Rehabilitation, Reconstruction, and Recovery agenda.

ALSO READ: Suspected herdsmen kill Man O’War member in Oyo

Emelumba said the eight commissioners that were retained included information and Strategy, Works, Finance, Health and Youths.
Others were Tourism, Technology and Women Affairs.

RELATED:  'Almost all the married men I know above 45 years have one girlfriend or the other' - Twitter user says

According to him, the governor wants to rejig his administration and soon he will reconstitute his cabinet to further achieve his agenda for Imo people,” he said.

(NAN)

Vanguard News Nigeria

RELATED:  Detained Imo lawmaker, attacked colleague with dagger ― Police 

The post Uzodimma dissolves cabinet, sacks 20 commissioners appeared first on Vanguard News.

 63 Downloads

Receive Updates

No spam guarantee.

I agree to have my personal information transfered to GetResponse ( more information )