Enugu – Barr. Lloyd Ike Ekweremadu,, Jnr, first son of former Nigerian Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, following today’s assignment of portfolios to the twenty commissioners cleared by the State House of Assembly to serve in the State Executive Council.
The young legal practicioner, a senior partner in the chamber of Adegboyega Awomolo, SAN, is expected to evolve ways of turning around the fortunes of Rangers International Football Club of Enugu.
Recall, the Flying Antelopes, as the Enugu based team is fondly called faced a relegation scare last season, after being the only team in Nigeria’s top flight football league to have never been relegated, since their inception in 1970.
Below is the full list of the Commissioners and their Ministries:
Prof Ndubueze Mbah -Education
Barr. Lloyd Ekweremadu-Youth and Sports
Mrs Ngozi Enih -Children, Gender Affairs and Social Development
Prince Lawrence Ezeh-Lands and Urban Development
Patrick Nwabueze Uburu-Agriculture and Agro-Industrialization
Pharm. Chika Ugwoke-Labour and Employment
Dr Kingsley Udeh-Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice
Prof Emmanuel Obi-Health
Deacon Okey Ogbodo-Local Government, Rural Development and Chieftaincy Affairs
Dame Ugochi Madueke-Culture and Tourism
Engr. Gerald Otiji-Works and Infrastructure
Nathaniel Uramah-Finance and Economic Development
Dr Malachy Agbo-Human Development and Poverty Eradication
Mr Aka Eze Aka-Information
Adaora Chukwu-Trade Investment and Industry
Dr Martin Chinweike-Housing
Prof Sam Ugwu-Environment and Climate Change
Sunday Emeka Ajogwu-Special Duties
Dr Felix Nnamani-Water Resources