Dave Umahi, Governor of Ebonyi state appointed 57 personal aides on Monday, May 29. After dissolving the 13 caretaker chairmen and 64 developments centre coordinators of the state.
He disclosed the dissolution of the councils during the 2017 Democracy Day celebration Grand Finale and the swearing in of the newly elected chairmen and vice chairmen of the 13 local government areas of the state in Abakaliki.
Governor Umahi, also inaugurated the board of the state Fertiliser Bending Plant sited in Onuebonyi, Abakaliki Local Government Area.
â€œThis is not business as usual; we are bringing you on board to fill the gap in the task to re-position the state.â€ Umahi told the appointees and urged them to be dedicated and committed.
It was noted that the 57 new appointments made has raised the Governor’s personal assistants to 681 within his two years in office.