Obaseki appoints Uzamere as Chief of Staff



The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, approved the appointment of Osaze Ethan Uzamere as his Chief of Staff.

by Mr Obaseki’ spokesperson, Crusoe Osagie, on Saturday night, Secretary to the State Government, Osarodion Ogie Esq., said the appointment takes immediate effect.

Uzamere the son of Senator Ehigie Uzamere, who represented Edo South Senatorial District in the Assembly, NASS, between 2007 and 2011.

An investment banker, Uzamere, 38, a graduate of Stony Brook University, New York, where he majored in Computer and Electrical Engineering.

He had stints with Lehman Brothers and South Grade Engineering, among others.

A thorough-bred professional, before his appointment, Uzamere served as Executive to Governor Obaseki.

The former Chief of Staff, Taiwo Akerele was reported to have tendered his

Taiwo Akerele, the chief of staff to Governor Godwin Obaseki, resigned his resignation letter to Mr Obaseki on Friday.

He believed to be an of APC Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole.