The Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma has approved the appointment of sixteen more Special Assistants and Senior Special Assistants. News of these fresh appointments were made public in a release signed by the governor’s Chief Press Seretary, Oguwuike Nwachukwu. Eight of these appointees are SAs.
Similarly, the Governor will on Monday, at the Government House, swear in the 22 commissioner-nominees who have been screened by the State House of Assembly ad-hoc committee set up by the Speaker, Rt Hon. Collins Chiji, and headed by Hon Obinna Okwar.
Interestingly, the list of cabinet-nominees sent to the State Assembly for confirmation included names of some appointees and lawmakers that served in the previous administration.
The nominees sent to the Assembly by Governor Uzodinma include Dr Mrs Osunkwo, Iyke Njoku, Prof. V. E. O Ikegwuoha, Barr. Francis Dibiagwu, Doris Akubuo, Dan Oguh and Noble Atulegwu.
Others are C C Osuala, Lambert Orisakwe, Obiageri Ajoku, Nkechi Ugwu, Simeon Ibegbulem, Kingsley Ononuju and Declan Emelumba.
The rest are Enyinnaya Onuegbu, Rex Anunobi, Raph Nwosu, Fabian Ihekwueme, Tony Umezuruike, Iyke Umeh, Mathias Emejuonu and Love Ineh.