The Governor of Ebonyi State, Chief David Umahi has appointed three of his brothers, former members of the Ebonyi State House of Assembly, EBSHA, including ex-deputy speaker, Mrs Dorothy Obasi and one hundred and eighty (177) others as Senior Technical Assistants, STA, DailyPost reports.
His brothers appointed as Senior Technical Assistants and Executive Assistant are Maxwell Umahi , Edmond A. Umahi and Ogbonna Agwu Umahi
Also appointed in the spree of appointment that cut across all the local governments are the former ALGON chairman of Ebonyi state, Barr. Igberi Nweme and state chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Nwebonyi Godwin and the former Deputy Chief Press Secretary, Francis Agwu as Executive Assistant and Senior technical Assistant, STA.
The Governor created newly the offices to further enhance smooth running of his administration and empowerment of the citizens in the state.
In a statement signed by the Principal Secretary to the Governor, Chief Clement Nweke, the Governor also appointed other 179 persons as Executive Assistants, Senior Technical Assistants and Technical Assistants.
The new appointees are to report to the office of the Principal Secretary to the Governor with their Credentials from 16th September, 2019, for their documentation.
The statement said: “His Excellency, Engr. (Chief) David Umahi Nweze Governor of Ebonyi State, has approved the appointment of the under listed persons as Executive Assistants, Senior Technical Assistants and Technical Assistants to the Governor of Ebonyi State.”