Ikpeazu appoints new TC chairmen, deputies
From Steve Oko, Umuahia
With less than seven days to the p residential election, and three weeks to the governorship Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu, has appointed new Transition Committee Chairmen and their deputies for the 17 Local Government Areas in the state.
The Governor announced this in a statement issued yesterday by his Principal Secretary, Chief Emma Nwabuko.
According to the statement, the transition period will last till the month of May 2019.
Council election was held last in Abia in December 2016 and their tenure ended in November 2019.
Since the expiration of their tenure, Heads of Service have been in charge of Council affairs in the state.
The names of the nominees, according to the statement, have been forwarded to the state House of Assembly for ratification.
The nominees include :
1. Aba North: Barr. Charles Esonu – Chairman
Eze Egege. – Deputy
2. Aba South: Dr. C.N.C. Okoli. – Chairman
Chima Mbama. – Deputy
3. Arochukwu: Kingsley Ngunu – Chairman
Chief Emmanuel Awah – Deputy
4. Bende: Hon. P.C. Onyegbu – Chairman
Ifeanyi Jackson Ogala – Deputy
5. Ikwuano: Okeosisi Ojinta – Chairman
A. C. Usuwa – Deputy
6. Isiala Ngwa North:Chimezie Okoronkwo Chairman
Chibunna Nwonosike. – Deputy
7. Isiala Ngwa South: Ikechukwu Anyataonwu. – Chairman
Dennis Roland Chinedu. – Deputy
8. Isiukwuato: Barr. Mark Okorie -Chairman
Kelechi Onyebueke. – Deputy
9. Obingwa:Chief Chidiebere Iheyirinna-Chairman
Ogechukwu Prince Chinedu. – Deputy
10. Ohafia:Hon. Mba Ukaha. – Chairman
Kalu Ogbu Arunsi. – Deputy
11. Osisioma: Chief Joe Ohaja. -Chairman
Joseph Agu Iguodo. – Deputy
12. Ugwunagbo:Chijioke Uruakpa. – Chairman
Ogechukwu Marcaulay. – Deputy
13. Ukwa East: Chief O. C. Nwanmuo – Chairman
Chizoba Onwukwe. – Deputy
14. Ukwa West: Ephraim Nnaji – Chairman
Chinenye Ihenko. – Deputy
15. Umuahia North: Barr. Kelechi Ezechukwu – Chairman
Eze Okwulehie. – Deputy
16. Umuahia South: Barr. Chris Ezem. -Chairman
Ikechi Nnanta. – Deputy
17. Umunneochi:Barr. Chima Mgbeke. – Chairman
Ifeanyi Nwankwo. – Deputy”.
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