The Anambra Governor-elect, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, has constituted an 80-member Transition Committee, comprising prominent Nigerians ahead of his inauguration on March 17.
This is contained in a statement signed by Soludo’s Media Assistant, Mr. Joe Anatune, and made available to journalists in Awka on Thursday.
The statement named the former Minister of Education and Convener, “Bring Back Our Girls” group, Prof. Oby Ezekwesili, as the Chairperson of the committee.
Members include Olisa Agbakoba (SAN) and Prof. Chidi Odinkalu, Prof. Pat Utomi, Chief Osita Chidoka, Dr. Alex Oti and Dr. Alex Obiogbolu, amongst others.
Obiogbolu is the former Director-General of the Campaign Organisation of Valentine Ozigbo, the Governorship Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party.
According to the statement, the committee is scheduled to be inaugurated between Jan.19 and Jan. 22.
“Members are expected to arrive on Wednesday, 19th while the inauguration and first plenary sessions start on the 20th. Departure is on the 23rd,” the statement said.
Here is the full list;
Oby Ezekwesili – chairperson
Benedict Okey Oramah
Leon C. Mezue
Greg Ugochukwu Ezeilo
Chinyere Ossy Okoye
Ifedioramma Eugene-Mary Nwana
Chinwe Jane Okoli
Forster E. Ihejiofor
Sylvia Chika Ifemeje