Governor Hope Uzodinma has again considered another Imo based Journalist, Ethelbert Okere in his cabinet.
Apart from Okere who was last Friday appointed as the Director-General of Imo Orientation Agency, the Governor had before now appointed the publisher of the Big Truth Newspaper Modestus Nwankpa as an SS.A
Although, Modestus portfolio as Uzodinma SSA is yet to be made open opinions have it that it would not be anything far from media
In a press release signed by Emelumba, the Information Commissioner and made available to the Lead, Governor Hope Uzodimma of Imo State has appointed Mr. Ethelbert Okere as the Director-General of Imo State Orientation Agency (ISOA).
Okere’s appointment is with immediate effect and he replaces Martin Chinagorom Opara.
A graduate of Economics from the University of Calabar, Okere – journalist, prolific writer and author of several books, ranks among the best public affairs analysts in Nigeria today.
He was, at different times, political aide to several politicians, including Senator Arthur Nzeribe and former Governor Ikedi Ohakim.
Okere is expected to bring his wealth of experience in the private and public sectors to bear on the ISOA.
He is widely traveled and married with children.