Al-Makura Axe Nine Commissioners and 2 Assistants in Cabinets shakeup.
Governor Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has announced a major cabinet shakeup in which nine commissioners and two special advisers lost their jobs.
This is contained in a statement signed by Mohammed Abdullahi, the Secretary to the State Government, and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Lafia.
Mr Abdullahi said the cabinet reshuffle took immediate effect.
However, he explained that the decision was to enable the affected persons focus on their political aspirations in the 2019 general elections and for others to pursue their professional/career goals.
The statement listed the affected commissioners as Abdulhamid Kwarra of Ministry of Environment and Solid Minerals; Gabriel Aka’Ka, Ministry of Water Resources and Rural Development, and Mary Enwongulu of Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development.