Shaibu, Edo Dep Gov resumes in new office


By Ozioruva Aliu, BENIN CITY

The Deputy Governor of Edo State, Philip Shaibu, on Tuesday morning, officially resumed work in his new office at 7, Dennis Osadebey Avenue. This was after receiving an official letter to that effect from the governor, Godwin Obaseki.

Recall that Shaibu had, on Monday, claimed that he had not received any official communication for him to relocate to the new office.

He was videoed standing stranded by the entrance to his former office, which was under lock. He was then making a call to an unknown individual, complaining that he was yet to receive any letter asking him to relocate.

But on Tuesday, Shaibu received a two-paragraph memo from the Secretary to the State Government, SSG, Osarodion Ogie. In it Governor Obaseki directed that the deputy governor relocate to the new office address.

The letter was dated September 15, 2023 and was received by a Permanent Secretary in the office of the deputy governor, and acknowledged on Monday,…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper