Delta’s Gov Okowa Picks Patrick Ukah As New Secretary To The State Govt

Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa
Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa

BEVERLY HILLS, June 04, (THEWILL) – Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, has approved  the appointment  of Chief Patrick Ukah as Secretary to the state government.

Ukah, was Commissioner for Education in the recently dissolved cabinet.

Okowa, had on 18th  May 2021, fired the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Chief of Staff, 25 Commissioners, Chief Strategist of the Government, all special advisers, the Senior Political Adviser, and dissolved the State Executive Council in a major overhaul of his government.

Patrick Ukah

The Governor had on Monday approved the appointment of  new nine advisers. They are: Dr. Kingsley Emu – Chief Economic Adviser, Mr. Omimi Esquire – Political Adviser, Hon. Chief isaac Anwuzia – Political Adviser, Rt. Hon. Emmanuel Okoro – Special Adviser, Hon. Kelly Penawou – Special Adviser, Chief Andy Asawota (Esq.) – Special Adviser, Chief Mrs. Mary lyasere – Special Adviser, Chief Edwin Uzor – Special Adviser, Chief Godwin Ugadi – Special Adviser

A statement  on Friday by the Head of Service/Secretary to State Government, R.O.E Bayoko, said the inauguration of Ukah along with nine other appointees earlier announced, had been scheduled  for Monday,  7th June, 2021, at 9:30am, Unity Hall, Government House

The statement advised the appointees and other invited guests to be seated by 9.a.m.