Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has approved the appointments of Dr. Kenneth Ugballa as the Secretary to the State Government (SSG) and Dr. Offor Okorie as his Chief of Staff (CoS).
The appointments were contained in a statement signed and made available to journalists in Abakaliki on Wednesday by the media aide to the governor, Eze Collins.
Others appointed with immediate effect included; Barr. Joseph Ekummanka as the SSA on Abuja Liaison Office, Saint Nchekwube Anako as the SA on Security & Utility – Capital City, while Benedict Nworie is the SA on Security & Utility – Ebonyi North zone.
Also, Nwoba Onyekachi is the SA on Security & Utility – Ebonyi Central zone and Chika Nwangele as the SA on Security & Utility – Ebonyi South zone.
The statement revealed that the approved persons are to be sworn-in today by the governor at the state exco- chambers government house Abakaliki, Ebonyi state.
It reads: “His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Ebonyi State has approved the appointment and swearing-in of the following people on Wednesday, 19th June, 2019 by 12noon at the Exco Chamber: Hon. Clement Nweke (Principal Secretary). Dr. Offor Okorie (Chief of Staff).
“Dr. Kenneth Ugballa (SSG). Barr. Joseph Ekummanka (SSA Abuja liaison office). Saint Nchekwube Anako (SA on Security & Utility – Capital city) 6. Benedict Nworie (SA on Security & Utility – Ebonyi North zone).
“Nwoba Onyekachi (SA on Security & Utility – Ebonyi Central zone) and Chika Nwangele (SA on Security & Utility – Ebonyi South zone,” it stated.