Umahi dissolves Ebonyi Executive Council



Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi on Friday dissolved the state Executive Council after its enlarged meeting at the Government House, Abakiliki.

The Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Dr Kenneth Ugbala, made the disclosure while briefing newsmen at the end of the meeting.

Ugbala said the dissolution was to allow the government appraise the performances of the different Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) of government.

“The dissolution was also to strengthen capacity building in the various MDAs,” he said.

The SSG said the dissolution, which would be in two phases, did not affect the Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the Governor on Religion and Welfare Matters, Rev. Fr. Abraham Nwali.

“All other commissioners, SSAs and SAs are presently affected by the dissolution, while 17 others are listed in the second phase of the dissolution.

“The executive members listed in the second phase include the SSG, Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Commissioner…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper