Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu has dissolved the state executive council. The was made know in a statement signed made available on the state government’s official website by the Permanent Secretary, Government House, Mr. Onyii Wamah on Friday night, reports Punch.
According to the permanent secretary, the governor retained his Chief of Staff, Mr. Sunny Nwakodo, and the Commissioner for Finance, Mr. Obinna Oriaku.
Also retained is the Commissioner for Justice and Attorney-General of the state, Chief Umeh Kalu (SAN).
No reason was given for the sack of the commissioners, special advisers as well as senior special assistants and the SSG.
The dissolution was coming after the commissioners took turns to present their scorecards at a forum attended by the governor between May 28 and May 29.