Mimiko Dissolves Cabinet

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Updated February 25, 2013

Governor Olusegun Mimiko of Ondo State has announced the dissolution of the State Executive Council as well as all non-statutory boards and parastatals.

Mimiko, who thanked the outgoing cabinet members and political office holders for selfless service and dedication to the State, assured them of his deep appreciation of their efforts in the past four years

Mimiko was sworn-in for a second term on Sunday.

He listed the affected office holders as commissioners, chairmen and members of boards and parastatals, Senior Special Assistants, Special Assistants and others who have served in positions other than statutory commissions, adding that they cease to hold such political office, after the announcement.

The dissolution, Mimiko said, excludes all appointees whose tenures are not tied to the expiration of his government’s first term.