In reaction to recent events in Akwa Ibom State politics, Governor Udom Emmanuel has moved to consolidate on his second term dreams.
Recall that Former Governor Akpabio had yesterday dropped a bombshell. According to the Senate Minority Leader, he may not support Udom’s Second Term ambition.
In response, Udom has announced the immediate sack of the Commissioner. The real reasons are unclear.
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GOVERNMENT OF AKWA IBOM STATE
RESHUFFLING OF AKWA IBOM EXECUTIVE COUNCIL
The Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr Udom Emmanuel has effected a minor reshuffling of his cabinet. By this development, the Hon Commissioner, Ministry of Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Hon Udo Ekpeyong has been relieved of his portfolio with immediate effect.
The Government of Akwa Ibom State thanks Hon Ekpeyong for his services to the state while serving as a member of the State Executive Council and wishes him well in his future endeavours.
Hon Commissioner, Ministry of Information and Strategy