Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has sacked the State Commissioner for Setting, Igbiks Tamuno.
That is contained in a press release by Kelvin Ebiri, Particular Assistant on Media to the Rivers State Governor.
“The Governor directed the sacked Commissioner to submit all Authorities Paperwork and Property in his possession to the Everlasting Secretary of the Ministry of Setting,” the assertion learn.
Though the rationale for the Commissioner’s sack continues to be unknown, there are speculations that it may very well be associated to his feedback at a current media engagement.
Tamuno’s sack got here shortly after he hosted a media convention the place he threatened to close down companies liable for emitting any type of soot within the state.
The previous Commissioner throughout the media speech had promised that the Ministry of Setting and related stakeholders would collaborate to extend monitoring of air high quality at varied elements of the state.
Wike sacks his Commissioner for Setting