Governor Umahi Is Not Smiling, Sacks All Local Government Chairmen and Reshuffles Cabinet



Governor David Umahi Wednesday sacked the 13 Local Government Area Caretaker Chairmen he appointed a year ago.


This was contained in a statement signed by the Commissioner for Information, Sen Emmanuel Onwe.


“The Caretaker Chairmen are directed to hand over to Heads of Personnel Management (HPMs) in their respective local government before the close of business on thursday 8th September 2013.


“The Governor expressed his gratitude for their services to the state and wished them well for the future”.


The Governor, according to the statement, also effected a minor reshuffling of his cabinet.