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Governor Umahi Reshuffles Cabinet

Governor David Nweze Umahi, has carried out massive cabinet reshuffle by sacking 83 out of 109 appointees in the State Executive Council (SEC).

Addressing journalists Friday in Abakaliki, Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Dr Kenneth Ugbala, said the dissolution was in two phases, but that some key officers were not affected by the first phase of the dissolution.

 Those not affected, according to him, include his humble self, the SSG, Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Cletus Ofoke; Commissioner for Finance, Orlando Nweze and Commissioner for Information, Barr. Uchenna Orji.

Others are Commissioner for Border Peace, Stanley Okoro Emegha; SSA Investment, Chioma Nweze and Commissioner for Capital City, Onyekachi Nwebonyi.

Commissioner for Road Infrastructure Concession, Nweze Kings, and his counterpart in charge of Works, Ogbonnaya Obasi as well as the SSA on Welfare and Religious Matters, Rev Fr Abraham Nwali are also to remain.

 The Special Assistants to the Governor office of the Deputy Governor, Capital City, Finance, Parks, Media and Medicals are also to remain in their positions.

Also all Personal Assistants to the Governor are also not affected by the dissolution. 

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