The Akwa Ibom State Government has approved the suspension of board members of the Unified Local Government Service Commission from office.
The suspension from office of Members of the Board of Unified Local Government Service Commission is sequel to the outcome of an audited report on unauthorized recruitment of persons into the unified local government service commission.
According to the press release dated July 5, 2019, the Executive Governor of the State, Mr Udom Emmanuel has directed the suspended persons to handover all government property in their custody to the Permanent Secretary of the Commission.
As signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Dr Emmanuel Ekuwem, the affected persons are on suspension till further notice.
It would be recalled that the Chairman of the Commission, Dr Valentine Attah was suspended about a month ago based on illegal recruitment of persons into the Commission.