Gov Okowa sacks aide over alleged recklessness, insubordination
The Delta State Governor, Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa has sacked his Executive Assistant on Communication, Fred Latimore, over alleged recklessness and “insubordination.
This is contained in a letter signed by the Secretary to the State, Mr. Patrick Ukah.
Part of the statement read thus, “I write to convey to you the displeasure of His Excellency, the Governor of Delta State over your conduct with respect to the performance of your duties wherein there has been manifest recklessness and insubordination.
“As this trend can no longer be tolerated. I regret to inform you that your service as Executive Assistant, Communication is no more required and your appointment is hereby terminated.”
Mr. Ukah directed Mr. Latimore who is also a lawyer to take necessary steps to hand over all government properties in his possession to the Permanent Secretary, Directorate of Government House and Protocol forthwith.