The Governor of Ebonyi, David Umahi has indefinitely suspended the commissioner for finance and economic development in the state, Okechukwu Orlando-Nweze.
The news about the suspension of the commissioner was announced on Wednesday by the Secretary to the State Government, Ugbala Kenneth.
According to Ugbala, the commissioner was suspended owing to his inefficiency in discharging the duties assigned to him.
“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 the light of the above, Mr. Orlando Nweze is hereby directed to hand over 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 statement said.