June 15, (THEWILL) – Governor David Nweze Umahi of Ebonyi State, has directed the indefinite suspension of the Commissioner for Finance and Economic Development, Hon. Okechukwu Orlando Nweze.
His suspension was announced by Ugbala Kenneth Igwe, Secretary to the State Government/Coordinating Commissioner.
Ugbala hinged the suspension on the inability of the finance commissioner to discharge his duty effectively and directed him to handover before close of work on Wednesday, 15th June, 2022.
“His Excellency, the Governor of Ebonyi State, Engr. Chief David Nweze Umahi, FNSE, FNATE, has directed indefinite suspension of Commissioner for Finance and Economic Development, Hon. Okechukwu Orlando Nweze, with effect from June 15th, 2022, for his inability to discharge his duty effectively.
“In light of the above, Mr Orlando Nweze is hereby directed to handover all government property in his possession to the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Finance and Economic Development, before the close of work on Wednesday, 15th June, 2022”, the announcement read.