Cross-River - Cross River State Governor, Prof. Ben Ayade, on Monday, said that nominees for appointments as commissioners in the state will undergo a mandatory integrity and aptitude test, Punch reports.
The governor, in statement through his Chief Press Secretary, Christian Ita, said the nominees would have to undergo the aptitude test before their names would be forwarded to the state House of Assembly for confirmation.
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He disclosed that the appointment of chairmen and members of boards, agencies and parastatal and even special advisers would follow the same routine.
Members of the committee to conduct the test on the nominee included Paul Erokoro, an Abuja-based lawyer, who will serve as chairman, while the Chief of Staff to the governor, Martin Orim, and Grace Ekanem will serve as members.
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- News 24