JUST IN: Ikpeazu recalls suspended Chief of Staff, dissolves State Executive Council

Spread the love

The Governor of Abia State, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu has approved recall from suspension, his suspended Chief of Staff, Dr. Anthony Agbazuere.

 

This was contained in a statement issued by the Chief Secretary to the State Governor, Mr. Onyebuchi Ememanka in Saturday.

Ememanka who didn’t disclose reasons for the recall of the suspended Chief of Staff said that Agbazuere’s recall was with immediate effect.

Agbazuere was suspended from office by Gov. Ikpeazu after a video showing him (Agbazuere) spraying money on selfstyled Onitsha based prophet, Chukwuemeka Ohanemere, AKA Odumeje in his (Agbazuere’s) office. An action that attracted wide condemnation by members of the public who faulted Agbazuere’s action not only as a public office holder, considering his office and the fact that the state government has made Abians to understand that the state is suffering paucity of funds.

Ememanka in the statement also disclosed that the governor of the state also approved the immediate dissolution of the State Executive Council.

“All those affected by this dissolution are to handover all government properties in their possession, together with their handover notes, to their respective Permanent Secretaries.

“The Governor expresses his deep appreciation to these men and women for their services to the people of Abia State, and wishes them well for the future,” the statement read.

Meanwhile, it was gathered that some of the serving commissioners have started lobbying for reappointment by the governor who is expected to announce the new nominated commissioners names to the State House of Assembly for confirmation by next week.

Unconfirmed reports have it that Commissioner for Works, Bob Ogu and a few others including the Education commissioner, Kanaelechi Nwangwa are likely going to make the list of new commissioners’ based on their performance in the office while their is uncertainty about the reappointment of the Trade and Investment commissioner, Cosmos Ndukwe among others who may not make the current list of commissioner nominees.


Click to Join Our Facebook Group


Call Bridget Edokwe Esq on 08060798767 or send your email to ngbarrister@gmail.com


Alexander Payne: Get these Law books to aid your practice.

The Reports contain valuable and uncommon locus classicus for Legal research, opinion, and advocacy. Grab your copy now!!! Call 07044444999 or 08181999888. Visit our website: www.alexandernigeria.com/

CLICK HERE TO BUY NIGERIAN CURRENT BEST-SELLER ON LAW AND PRACTICE OF COURT MARTIAL IN NIGERIA

Steps To Subscribe To the Court of Appeal Reports Nigeria


Win your Court cases today, Get Affordable Supreme Court Law Reports >> CLICK HERE


BESTSELLER: Get A-Z of contemporary laws of ELECTRONIC EVIDENCE in Nigeria By Alaba Omolaye-Ajileye. To ORDER, sms or call : +2347063666998, +2348159307051 or email jurispublicationseries@gmail.com

%d bloggers like this: