Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State on Monday in Port Harcourt relieved the Chairmen of four Local Government Caretaker Committees of their appointments. According to a statement by Mr Simeon Nwakaudu, Special Assistant to the governor on Electronic Media, the affected committee chairmen are those of Gokana, Asari-Toru, Emohua and Ogu-Bolo Local Government Areas.
Recall that the Governor recently sacked his special advisers except one.
The governor thanked the Chairmen for their services to the state and wished them well in their future endeavours.
The statement did not specify reasons for the sacking of the affected caretaker committee chairmen.