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Oshiomhole Governor appoints new commissioners

The nominees have been identified as Chief Tom Uloko and Mr Gideon Obhakhan and their names have been submitted to the State House of Assembly for confirmation.

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Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole has appointed two new commissioners.

READ: Oshiomhole sacks four commissioners

The nominees have been identified as Chief Tom Uloko and Gideon Obhakhan and their names have been submitted to the State House of Assembly for confirmation.

READ: Oshiomhole in war of words with Orubebe

This was disclosed via a statement released by Oshiomhole’s media aide, Prince Kassim Afegbua.

READ: Oshiomhole defends Buhari over appointments

It reads in part:

“Until now, Chief Tom Uloko, a Chartered Accountant, was Chairman of the State Procurement Agency while Mr. Gideon Obhakhan was candidate of the All Progressives Congress in the 2015 House of Representatives election.”

“Both are expected to come on board with their wealth of experience and inject fresh ideas into the state Executive Council.”

Oshiomhole had, on September 9, 2015, sacked four of his commissioners for failing to meet the state government’s requirements for optimal performance.

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