Fubara swears in caretaker chairmen after lawmakers' confirmation

The new caretaker chairmen were screened by the Rivers State House of Assembly at 8 am on Wednesday, June 19.

Governor Sim Fubara [Facebook]

The ceremony took place on Wednesday, June 19, at the Government House in Port Harcourt, under heavy security.

As reported by Channels TV, the first group of 11 chairmen took their oaths of office.

This event occurred a day after Governor Fubara submitted the list of nominees to the state House of Assembly, headed by factional Speaker Victor Jumbo.

The lawmakers had called the nominees for screening starting at 8 am on Wednesday, June 19.

1. Abua/Odua LGA – Madigai Dickson

2. Ahoada East LGA – Happy Benneth

3. Ahoada West LGA – Mr. Daddy John Green

4. Akuku Toru LGa – Otonye Briggs

5. Andoni LGA – Reginald Ekaan

6. Asari Toru LGA – Orolosoma Amachree

7. Bonny LGA – Alabota Anengi Barasua

8. Degema LGA – Anthony Soberekon

9. Eleme LGA – Brain Gokpa

10. Emouha LGA – David Omereji

11. Etche LGA – John Otamiri

12. Gokana LGA – Kenneth Kpeden

13. Ikwerre LGA – Darlington Orji

14. Khana LGA – Marvin Yobana

15. Obia/Akpor LGA – Chijioke Ihunwo

16. Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni LGA – Princewill Ejekwe

17. Ogu/Bolo LGA – Evans Bipi

18. Okrika LGA – Princess Ogan

19. Omuma LGA – Promise Reginald

20. Opobo/Nkoro LGA – Enyiada Cookey-Gam

21. Oyigbo LGA – – Gogo Philip

22. Port Harcourt LGA – Ichemati Ezebunwo

23. Tai LGA – Matthew Dike

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