By Martin Nwoko
The immediate past Commissioner for Commerce and Industry in Imo State, Simon Ebegbulem has expressed immense gratitude to the Governor of Imo State, Senator Hope Uzodinma for giving him the opportunity to serve in his cabinet as commissioner for Special Projects and later as Commissioner for Commerce and Industry.
Ebegbulem who stated this shortly after the dissolution of the cabinet described Governor Hope Uzodinma as a man who genuinely wants the best for the state, urged all well meaning Imolites to give him the needed support and encouragement to serve as the divinely ordained Governor of Imo State.
The former commissioner also used the opportunity to express his unwavering loyalty to the Governor and prayed that God continues to give him the wisdom to pilot the affairs of the state smoothly.
Speaking further, Comrade Ebegbulem thanked his supporters and friends for their support all through his tenure as Commissioner for Special Projects and as Commissioner for Commerce and Industry. He also called on his supporters and well wishers to always pray for the amiable Governor of Imo State Senator Hope Uzodinma to enable him actualize his lofty vision to make the state better than he met it.
Recall that the governor on Wednesday May 12, 2021 dissolved his cabinet after the weekly State Executive Council meeting. Eight of them were retained while 20 others were relieved of their appointments.