The Governor of Rivers state, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has booted out the Commissioner of Works, Mr Bathuel Harrison.
No reason has been given for the sack of the Works Commissioner which was reported in a brief statement released by the Special Assistant to the Governor on Electronic Media, Simeon Nwakaudu iswith immediate effect.
According to the statement, the former commissioner has been directed to hand over to the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Works.
Mr Bathuel Harrison is not the first member of Governor Wike’s cabinet to have been so unceremoniously removed. Recall that in February this year, the state commissioner for Information and Communications Dr Austin Tam-George announced the sack of Dr Theophilus Odagme, who was the commissioner for Health. No reason was also given for his sack.