Kogi: Gov. Yahaya Bello terminates appointment of commissioners, other appointees
The Governor of Kogi State, Alhaji Yahaya Bello on Wednesday night dissolved his cabinet.
Bello briefed the Press after the state executive council meeting which took place in Government House in Lokoja.
According to him, the dissolution takes immediate effect as he asked his former cabinet members to handover immediately to most senior officers in their various ministries.
He thanked them for serving in his cabinet saying, he appreciates their efforts as Commissioners while in office.
Meanwhile, the Director-General Media and Publicity to the governor, Mr. Kingsly Fanwo is now Special Adviser on Information and Communication.
The Commissioner for Finance Idris Hashiru is now Special Adviser on Budget and Planning while he retained the state Accountant General, Alhaji Momoh Jibril and the State Auditor General Mallam Yakubu Okala and the Chief Press Secretary to the governor Mallam Muhammed Onogu were reinstated.
It will be recalled that the governor dissolved all his Special Advise, Senior Special Assistants, Special Assistants, and some boards in November.
However, the fate of the administration of local government councils is yet to be known