Richard Ginika Izuora
Imo State Governor Hope Uzodinma, on Wednesday, May 12, dissolved the state’s Executive Council and sacked 20 of the 27 Commissioners in the cabinet.
The Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Declan Emelumba in a statement in Owerri, said the dissolution was to restructure the administration of Uzodinma to further achieve his numerous projects of the 3R of Rehabilitation, Reconstruction, and Recovery agenda.
Emelumba said the eight commissioners that were retained included information and Strategy, Works, Finance, Health, and Youths.
Others were Tourism, Technology, and Women Affairs.
According to him, “Uzodinma wants to rejig his administration and soon he will reconstitute his cabinet to further achieve his agenda for Imo people,” he said.