GOVERNOR of Ebonyi State, David Umahi, on Saturday, sacked seventeen (17) permanent secretaries.
The sack of the affected permanent secretaries was done two (2) days to the inauguration of the next administration led by the All Progressives Congress, APC, Governor-elect, Francis Nwifuru.
Umahi announced the sack of the permanent Secretaries during a valedictory session of the State executive council, that took place at the new government house, Centenary city, Abakaliki capital of Ebonyi state.
He, however, retained fifteen (15) permanent secretaries to work with the incoming administration led by Francis Nwifuru.
The out going Governor also retained the Head of service, HOS, Mrs. Rita-Mary Okoro, SSA on religious and welfare matters, Rev. Fr. Abraham Nwali, commissioner for works and transport, Mr. Ogbonna Abara and the commissioner for Aviation and Technology, Mrs. Obianuju Alo, to work with the incoming governor, Francis Nwifuru.
Umahi also appointed special assistant on Airport project, Frank Ngwu, commissioner for trade and Investment, Mrs. Chioma Nweze as consultants for the state government for a period of 3 months.
No Apology For Backing A Northern Candidate, I Am A Northerner And I Would Go For A Northerner; And No Apologies For That. I have Never Hidden This – Abdullahi Adamu
WHEN asked, Was the issue of Senator Ahmed Lawan as the party’s candidate an initiative you took out of your...Read more
I Am Ready To Contribute To The Development Of Edo State With Full Commitment – Professor Sylvester Odion Akhaine (SOA)
TEXT of message to Esan leadership summit on Edo Gubernatorial Race 2024 by the National Chronical, held at Eguare-Irrua, Esan...Read more
THE National Chairman of the Labour Party, Barrister Julius Abure has decried the pace of growth Nigeria has witnessed since...Read more
Forget Anointing A Successor, You Haven’t Been Fair, Equitable And Inclusive – Edo PDP Tells Obaseki
THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) subtly rejected Governor Godwin Obaseki's proposition to be fairness, equity and inclusion in producing his...Read more
THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has finally fixed September 21 next year for the governorship election in Edo State....Read more
THE Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal, Akwa Ibom State, has upheld the election of Pastor Umo Eno of the Peoples Democratic...Read more
THE Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said the process of choosing his successor ahead of the Governorship election...Read more
THE Delta State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal on Friday, affirmed the victory of Sheriff Oborevwori of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)...Read more
THE recently concluded 2023 general election has sparked newfound political awareness among the youth wing, This awakening was evident in...Read more
"I have no regrets supporting Asiwaju Tinubu for President. In taking my decision, I examined all the variables. Atiku Abubakar...Read more
Imo Governorship: End Of The Road For Apapa Group As Supreme Court affirms Achonu’s Candidacy, Legitimizes Abure Leadership Of Labour Party
THE Supreme Court of Nigeria today dismissed an appeal brought before it by one Basil Maduka against the Labour Party...Read more
BREAKING: Apapa And His Boys Were Thoroughly Disgraced, Their Case Dismissed And Were Told To Apologize To Labour Party At The Supreme Court Today
TODAY in supreme court judgment, a final solution has finally come to light as Lamidi Apapa, the purported embattled Labour...Read more