Governor Chukwuma Charles Soludo has accepted the resignation of Mr Ifeatu Onejeme, the Anambra State Commissioner for Finance.
Mr Onejeme was appointed Commissioner for Finance by Soludo at the beginning of the administration to help the new government settle in. Onejeme has previously served as commissioner during the Governor Willie Obiano administration
While accepting his resignation, Soludo commended his meritorious service to the government and the people of Anambra State
Soludo wrote: “On behalf of the government and great people of Anambra State, I wish to express our gratitude for your commitment, professionalism and great service to Anambra State over the past nine and half years as commissioner.
“I particularly appreciate your services over the past year and five months as you worked diligently to facilitate a seamless transition from the previous administration to the current one. While we will miss your services, I appreciate your personal and family circumstances that warrant the resignation. Here is wishing you success in your future endeavours and hope that you will continue to avail your services in the development of Anambra/Nigeria in other spheres. With all best wishes,” the governor said through a press statement by Christain Aburime, the governor’s press secretary.
Meanwhile, the Commissioner for Budget and Economic Planning, Mrs Chiamaka Nnake, has been directed by Soludo to oversee the Ministry of Finance until a substantive Commissioner is nominated to take over the Ministry.