By ONYEKACHUKWU MELUWA, Warri
Delta State Governor, Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa on Tuesday sent the names of eight Commissioner nominees via a letter to the Delta State House of Assembly for screening and approval as members of the Delta State Executive Council.
Also sent to the house are names of fifteen Special Assistants, SA’s.
The Governor’s letter was read at plenary on Tuesday by the Speaker of the House,Rt. Hon. Sherrif Oborevwori and it was unanimously approved for screening on Thursday, June 20.Contained in the Governor’s letter are names of Mr. Peter Mrakpor, former Commissioner for Justice & Attorney-General, Mr. Patrick Ukah, former Commissioner for Information, Mr. James Augoye, former Commissioner for Works as well as Mr. Chika Ossai, former Commissioner for Lands, Survey&Urban Develooment.
Also on the list are; Prof. Patrick Muoboghare, former Commissioner for Basic& Secondary Education under Dr. Emmanuel Ewetan Uduaghan, Rt.Hon. Basil Ganagana, former Deputy Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Festus Ochonogo and Florence Alante.The nominees are to appear before the State Assembly with photocopies of their relevant credentials for screening on the above stated date.