Tag: Commissioners

Obaseki swears in 11 commissioners, two special advisers

Gov. Godwin Obaseki inaugurated 11 commissioners and two Special Advisers on Wednesday in Benin as part of those that will constitute the Edo State Executive Council. The governor charged the new appointees to ensure transparency and uphold accountability in all they did in their respective beats. He told them that[Read More…]

Governor Nyesom Wike Wants Only Those Loyal To Him In His Cabinet

Nyesom Wike, governor of Rivers state, has broken his silence on the dissolution of the state executive council, saying “those loyal will come back”. Although he did not go into details of his own concept of loyalty, Wike based his decision to sack his cabinet on the need to ensure[Read More…]

In Abia State, Governor Ikpeazu Sacks Commissioners, SSG, Special Assistants

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia has dissolved the state executive council. The dissolution was contained in a statement signed and posted on the state government’s official website by the Permanent Secretary, Government House, Onyii Wamah, in the late hours of Friday, June 16, 2017. According to the permanent secretary, the[Read More…]

Nyesom Wike of Rivers Sacks Commissioners, Head of Service And Special Adviser

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers has suspended four Commissioners, the Head of Service and his Special Adviser on Lands for three months. This was disclosed on Wednesday by the Special Assistant to the Governor on Electronic Media, Simeon Nwakaudu, in a statement in Port Harcourt. The Governor did not, however,[Read More…]

Nigerian Police Boss Redeploys Commissioners, Weeks To General Elections

By Deji Abiodun In line with the determination and drive to enhance the administrative and operational effectiveness of the Nigeria Police Force, IGP Suleiman Abba, CFR, NPM, NPOM, mni has with immediate effect. Redeployed some Commissioners of Police (CPs) to Commands and Formations as shown below, a statement by Emmanuel[Read More…]