Chief Hope Uzodimma.
By Iheanyi Enwerem – Owerri.
Deputy Governor of Imo State Prof. Placid Njoku on Monday stood in for the Governor as he inaugurated 247 newly appointed Special Advisers in the State, including ex Imo State House of Assembly Speaker Rt. Hon. Acho Ihim, and loyalist of former Governor Rochas Okorocha who are now loyal to the 3R administration.
Prof. Njoku while addressing the appointees noted that their appointment is to restore integrity of the State and Imolites, urging them to be community ambassadors in their various local council areas preaching the infrastructural and social achievements of the shared prosperity administration.
According to the number two citizen, ” Your service to the State government and Imolites is to restore leadership in your villages and ward level by working in the interest of the Government and our people.
Identify honest and trustworthy persons who will be elected as LGA Executives following the upcoming LG elections which will hold soon”. Njoku stated
Finally the Deputy Governor hinted that their performance will be accessed, while stating that they should collectively work with government liaison officers to tackle insecurity at the grassroot.
Speaking on behalf of the newly appointees Ex Imo Speaker Acho Ihim described the 3R administration of Governor Uzodimma as one with people oriented policies, while pledging their unalloyed support in building bridges in achieving the vision of the Government.
It will be recalled that the announcement of their appointment was made public on February, as loyalist to former Imo Governor Rochas Okorocha made the list, they include Ichie Best Mbanaso, Mr. Daniel Nwafor, Frank Onwumere and Chidi Nwaturuocha, Ogene Ndigbo Newspaper gathered.