By Simon Ebegbulem & Gabriel Enogholase
BENIN—GOVERNOR Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has sent a list of commissioner nominees to Edo State House of Assembly for confirmation.
Only two commissioners in the administration of former Governor Adams Oshiomhole made the list.
This was contained in a letter sent to the Speaker of the state House of Assembly, Mr Justin Okonoboh, by the governor, dated June 19, 2017.
According to the letter, the nominees are from each of the 18 local government areas of the state.
They are: Yekini Idaiyi, from Akoko-Edo, Paul Ohonbamu from Egor, Mr Christopher Adesotu from Ovia South-West, Mrs. Magdalene Ohenhen from Esan South-East, Mr. Emmanuel Usoh from Esan North-East, Mr. Jimoh Ijegbai from Owan East, Mr. Joseph Ugheoke from Estako Central, Mariam Abubakar from Estako West, Mika Amanokhai from Estako East and Monday Osaigbovo from Ovia North East.
Others are Mr. Osazee Ero from Orhionmwon, David Osifo from Uhunmwode, Mr Emmanuel Agbale from Esan Central, Mr. Osagie Inegbedion from Igueben, Prof. Yinka Omoregbe from Oredo, Reginald Okun from Owan West, Edorodion Erimona Oye from Ikpoba-Okha and Mr. Amiolemen Osahon from Esan West.