Wike Swears-In SSG, Four Commissioners, Others, Today

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L-R: President, Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, Governor Akinwumi   Ambode of Lagos State and Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Ministry of Justice, Mr Lawal Pedro, during Dangote’s courtesy visit to the Governor in Lagos, recently.
L-R: President, Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, Governor Akinwumi Ambode of Lagos State and Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Ministry of Justice, Mr Lawal Pedro, during Dangote’s courtesy visit to the Governor in Lagos, recently.

The Executive Governor of Rivers State, Chief Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, will today swear-in four Commissioners and other political appointees to facilitate the smooth take off of  the administration.
A statement signed by the Permanent Secretary (Cabinet), Lady Amie Nemi Iwo, indicated that Hon. Kenneth Kobani and Engr. Chukwuemeka Woke would be sworn-in as Secretary to the State Government and Chief of Staff, Government House, respectively.
It further noted that others to be administered the oath of office are Barrister Emmanuel Chinwe Aguma, Dr. Fred Kpakol, Mrs Onimim Briggs and Barrister Emmanuel Okah as Commissioners while Opunabo Inko-Tariah will take oath of office as Special Adviser, Media and Publicity.
It would be recalled that the Rivers State House of Assembly had last Monday approved four Commissioners nominees and a special adviser for the governor.
The governor had sent the names of the four Commissioner-designates to the Assembly for approval. The Commissioner-nominees, Special Adviser and other political appointees were screened and approved Monday by the Assembly.