Abia state’s cabinet members have been dismissed by the State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu.
According to statement issued by the Permanent Secretary Government House, Umuahia, Sir Onyii Wammah, “Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has dissolved his cabinet including personal aides.
All but 2 Commissioners affected. The surviving commissioners are: Finance and Justice.
All Special Advisers and Senior Special Assistants dissolved.
The Chief of Staff retains his position but the SSG is dissolved too.
Await further information.”
Reason for dismissal of the cabinet members is still unknown. However, Governor Ikpeazu has approved appointment of new members to fill-up the vacancies.
Hon. Eziuche Ubani, Special Adviser for Works and Project Monitoring, Engr Emmanuel Nwabuko, Special Adviser/Personal Secretary to the Governor and Engr Solomon Ogunji, Special Adviser, Urban Renewal.