Philip Obin disclosed via his twitter page that most of the appointees have no offices, jobs, descriptions, mobility, allowances etc.
The entrepreneur put up a post which referred to most of the appointees as ‘a bunch of crazies’ who have no idea of what to contribute to the government .
Obin’s post also took swipes at the governor of Cross River state Ben Ayade, referring to him as being ‘infantile’ An entrepreneur Philip Obin, has disclosed that Cross River state now has a total of 6,789 political appointees. Obin who is the Chief Executive Officer of Potech Ltd. made the disclosure via his twitter page, @PhilipObin on Tuesday July 24. He posted a report by a certain Ifere Paul.
NAIJ.com previously reported that the governor of Cross River state Ben Ayade carried out a shocking act by appointing 1,106 advisers into his cabinet despite the biting recession. Ayade made the appointments into various positions on Tuesday, October 25 2016. The positions were that of special advisers, special assistants, personal assistants as well as the chairmen and members of boards, commissions, departments and agencies. Read more: https://www.naij.com/1116629-cross-river-state-6789-political-appointees-philip-obin.html