“The contents of this letter are to your consideration and obligatory actions, as I guarantee you of my excessive regards.”
The memo was copied to the workplace of the deputy governor, amongst others.
Based on Punch, a Senior Particular Assistant to the governor on media, Mr. Oliver Okpala, confirmed the event, saying, “It’s the right factor to do within the circumstance.”
“When a authorities is transiting to a brand new time period, it’s correct to disengage all those that served within the former tenure.
“Governor Willie Obiano will begin his second time period on 17th of March. So, all those that served within the first time period ought to go.
“If the governor needs to reappoint anyone, then it’s a contemporary contract. So, the disengagement of the political appointees is regular and correct,” Okpala added.
Obiano was re-elected on 18th of November, 2018.