Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole has sacked Abdul Oroh, Commissioner for Commerce and Industry.
Oroh has been with the Comrade Governor for seven years now. He was Commissioner for Information, later moved to Culture, and on Oshiomhole’s second coming was moved to the Ministry of Commerce and Industry.
In statement Monday evening, signed by the Governor Chief Press Secretary, Peter Okhiria reads: “The Governor of Edo State, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has relieved Hon. Abdul Oroh of his appointment as Commissioner for Commerce and Industry in the State, in the public interest.
“His removal is with immediate effect.
“Also, the Governor has approved the appointment of Mr. Kerry Emokpare as Commissioner-designate in the State.
“Mr. Governor thanked Hon Abdul Oroh for his invaluable services to the state and wishes him well in his future endeavours.”
No official reason was given for his sudden removal.