Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State has appointed 18 Special Advisers (SAs) and 12 Senior Special Assistants (SSAs), according to a statement by Oguwike Nwachuku, his press secretary.
Two non-indigenes, Hajiya Fatima Hamza and Alhaji Suleiman Ibrahim were among the SSAs appointed.
List of advisers: Dr. (Mrs.) Okereke, Doris Anyanwu, Ifeanyi Opara, Canis Moore Nwachukwu, Ikem Unaegbu, Wilson Nwafor, Barr. Ogechi Njoku, Mrs. Nkechi Mbonu, Agugbue Odonyenma, Dr. Uzoma Chidi Patrick, Chief Gipson Achonwa Njemanze, Bladen Amajurionwu, Amaka Prisca Onwumere, Francis Chukwu, Nkeiru Okafor Ezuma, Chief Sam Ejiogu, Chief Sam Osuji and Chief (Mrs.) Josephine Nnoham
The senior special assistants are: Hajiya Fatima Hamza, Alhaji Suleman Ibrahim, Mrs. Kate Osigwe, Mrs. Ifeoma Ndupu, Mrs. Treasure Ahanaonu, Eric Uwakwe, Ikegwuruka Johndonald, Okiro Savior Chima, Charles Chinedu Akakem, Chinonye E. Agobuo, Oluchi Sonate Praise, Arinze Nwokedi.
Uzodinma had earlier appointed nine special advisers. It means he now has 27 special advisers.
Nwachuku said all the appointments take immediate effect.