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Abia State Governor, Alex Otti has approved the appointments of Prof. Kenneth Kalu as the Secretary to the State Government as well as Caleb Ajagba as his Chief of Staff.
The governor’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Ferdinand Ekeoma, in a statement on Tuesday, unveiled six other appointees, saying the appointments took immediate effect.
See the full statement as obtained by The Easern Updates below:
ABIA STATE GOVERNOR DR. ALEX OTTI APPOINTS SSG, CHIEF OF STAFF, OTHERS.
The Governor of Abia state, Dr. Alex Otti, OFR has approved the appointment of the following persons:
1.Prof. Kenneth Kalu -Secretary to the State Government .
2. Pastor Caleb Ajagba, PhD (Chief of Staff to the Governor).
3. Dr. Ngozi Okoronkwo (Special Adviser Health Care Delivery Services)
4. Ferdinand Ekeoma (Special Adviser Media and Publicity)
5. Mr. Kazie Ukoh (Chief Press Secretary to the Governor)
7. Mrs. Njum Onyemenam, Accountant General
8. Mr. Ogbonnia Okereke ( Head, Special Taskfore on Emergency Cleanup of Aba & Umuahia).
The appointments take immediate effect.
Media and Publicity to the
Governor of Abia state
In another report, Superstar musician, Davido however surprised many after he stormed Abia State and performed at Labour Party’s Alex Otti’s inauguration.
While many thought he was offered a huge sum of money to turn up at the event, Davido has now come out to clear the air about not getting a dime for his performance.
Davido’s disclosure came after a netizen identified as @Sports_Doctor2 wrote:
‘Many don’t know but Davido is Dr. Alex Otti’s godson and he’s in Umuahia at the inauguration after-party where he’s giving a full performance.
It’s a full-blown show in Umuahia 🔥🔥🔥.’
Replying, another tweep asked if the performance was free.
“Na free performance??,” the user asked.
Responding, Davido confirmed that he didn’t get a dime. He added that he has known Alex Otti all his life.
‘Not a dime I’ve known Excellency all my life … and I’m sure he will do well for the people of Abia state,” the music star averred.