Edo State Government has carried out, a major cabinet reshuffle to reflect her decision to reduce cost of governance.
Some commissioners have been affected in the process. Principally among them is the Ministry of Communications and Orientation that was headed by Mr. Andrew Emwanta. He has been moved to steer the ship at the Ministry of Youth and Gender.
Mr. Chris Osa Nehikhare, Commissioner for Youth and Humanitarian Affairs has been moved to head the Ministry of Communications and Orientation.
Midwest Herald can exclusively report that Governor Godwin Obaseki’s move is to put square pegs in square holes and round pegs in round holes.
Chris Osa Nehikhare holds a Bachelor in Accounting and Financial Management from Burkingham University, UK and a string of political experiences that spans over two decades.
He has been at different times, State Secretary of All People’s Party (APP), All Nigerian People’s Party (ANPP) and Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.
A thorough breed communicator, Nehikhare is a ‘dig-in’ news-worker, with wide influential contacts in the media.