*Cross River State
Rivers State Governor Rotimi Amaechi yesterday dissolved the executive of the Obio/Akpor Local Government Council with immediate effect.
The dissolution was announced in a statement by Secretary to the State Government, Mr. George Feyii.
The statement said: “Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, the Governor of Rivers State, in exercise of the powers conferred on him by the Rivers State Local Government Law, 2012, has approved the dissolution of the Obio/Akpor Local Government Council with effect from today, 28th November 2013.
“Consequently, the Chairman of Obio/Akpor Local Government Council is hereby directed to handover to the Head of Personnel Management of the Council immediately.”