Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has sacked one of his security aides and three other grassroot coordinators over the attack on police stations and other facilities in the state.
This was announced in a statement by the Secretary to the State Government, Kenneth Ugbala on Sunday.
He said the Special Assistant on Security and Utility(Urban), Saint Nchekwube Aniakor and three Development Centre Coordinators have been releived of their duties with immediate effect.
The sacked coordinators include Amos Ogbonnaya of Anuagata Development Centre, Jerry Okorie Ude of Okposi Development Centre and Martha Nwankwo of Ohaozara-East Development Center.
The statement also announced the appointments of their replacements in acting capacities.
The newly appointed replacements are Tochukwu Uzor for Anuagata Development Centre; Henry Ugochi Ovoke for Okposi Development Centre and Ernest Okorie for Ohaozara-East Development Center.
Ugbala said all the appointments are with immediate effect.
“All the affected former officials are directed to hand over all government property in their possession to the Secretary to the State Government/Coordinating Commissioner before the close of work on Monday 26th of October 2020”, the statement added.