In Rivers State: Governor Nyesom Wike Sacked All His Commissioners

Governor Nyesom Wike of Cross Rivers State Has Also Sacks All His Commissioners

The Cross Rivers State’ Governor, Nyesom Wike has recently sacked all his commissioners just 24 hours (A day) after Austin Tam-George, the commissioner for Information in the state resigned from the Wike’s administration.

According to Governor Nyesom Wike’s Spokesman, Simeon Nwakaudu, on Saturday, he ordered all the state commissioners to Hand over their positions to the permanent secretaries in each of their ministries.

Nwakaudu said:

    “The Cross Rivers State Governor, His Excellency, Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has dismissed the State Executive Council. The governor ordered all the former commissioners to hand over their position to their respective Permanent Secretaries. Governor Wike thanked the former commissioners for their service to the state and wished them well in their future endeavours.”

Governor Wike did not give a reason for dismissing his commissioners. According to report, the governor has earlier sacked the commissioner for works, Bathuel Harrison right before the commissioner for information tender his letter of resignation and finally, the governor dismissed the Executive Council Members of the State.

Governor Wike has joined the league of the Nigerian governors like Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State who have also sacked all his executive members this year without giving a certain reason.

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