Rivers Governor Wike dissolves cabinet ahead of May 29 handover


Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state has dissolved the state executive council. 

Wike announced the dissolution of his cabinet shortly after a special executive meeting in Government House, Port Harcourt on Thursday evening, May 25, Daily Independent reported. 

Wike sacks all political appointees 

Earlier, the commissioners took turns to eulogise the governor for his landmark achievements in the state. 

The media aide to the governor, Kelvin Ebiri confirmed the dissolution to The Punch newspaper on the telephone. 

Wike to Rivers: “Don’t expect Fubara to behave like me” 

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state has told the people of the state not to expect the incoming Governor, Siminialaye Fubara, to adopt his style in relating with them. 

But the Governor insisted that with the support of the people, Fubara and his deputy, Prof. Ngozi Odu, would surpass his record of success.


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