The Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma sacked 20 of his commissioners on Wednesday, May 12.
Governor Hope reportedly sacked 20 out of the 28 commissioners in the State. The ones who were not affected were of the ministries of Health, Youth and Sports, Tourism, Information and Strategy, Woman Affairs, Works, Finance and Technology.
The sacking of the 20 commissioners came just one month after the governor reshuffled his cabinet and appointed new Commissioners for Finance and Health.
Confirming the news, the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Nwachuku Oguwike, said:
“The news is correct. 20 commissioners were affected while eight were not affected. The reason is to infuse new blood and add more value to the governance system of the state.”