The Governor of Ebonyi State, Mr. David Umahi has sacked two of his aides for their alleged involvement in murder during the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) councillorship primaries on February 21.
The governor also directed the police command in the state to arrest the two aides for possible prosecution.
The directive was contained in a statement signed and issued by the Secretary to the State Government, Dr. Kenneth Ugbala, in Abakaliki, the state capital.
Ugbala said the affected aides were the Coordinator of Ubeyi Development Centre of Afikpo North Local Government Area, Mr. Uche Ibiam, and the Technical Assistant on security, Mr. Ibiam Ogbonnaya.
“The governor further directs security agencies to carry out investigations and pros