Ebonyi State Governor David Umahi on Wednesday reshuffled his cabinet and also sacked 13 local government chairmen in the state.
According to Commissioner for Information Sen Emmanuel Onwe “the Caretaker Chairmen are directed to hand over to Heads in their respective local government on Thursday.
The cabinet shuffling is as follows:
Hon Elizabeth Nwogbaga who was in charge of Ministry of Border Peace and Conflict Resolution was moved to Culture and Tourism Ministry while Engr. Francis Orji was transfered from Ministry of Water Resources to Border Peace and Conflict Resolution. Also, Euphemia Nwali will leave the Ministry of Culture and Tourism to take charge of the Ministry of Water Resources. It was a direct swap between Donatus Njoku of Solid Minerals and his counterpart of the Economic Empowerment and Job Creation, Rt. Hon Sabinus Nwankwegu.
They are expected to hand over processes by 12noon on Wednesday.
By Esther Okafor