Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has terminated the appointment of four Commissioners in the State Executive Council. According to a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Public Affairs, Prince Kassim Afegbua, those affected in the exercise are; Chief Lucky James, Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy
Affairs; Mrs. Maigida Blessing, Commissioner for Women Affairs; Mr. Patrick Aguinede, Commissioner for Basic Education and Mr. Chris Ebare, Commissioner for Energy and Water Resources.
The commissioners were directed to hand over all government property in their possession to the Permanent Secretaries in their respective Ministries. The statement also said the governor wishes them well in their future endeavours.