Ebonyi State governor, David Umahi has given approval for the suspension of the General Manager of the State Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Agency, Dr. Sunday Opoke, over poor performance.
This was disclosed by the Secretary to the State Government Dr. Kenneth Ugbala in Abakiliki in a statement made available to newsmen on Friday.
According to statement, the government had noticed with dismay, the non-supply of pipe-borne water to the citizens, despite its huge investment in the agency and water sector in general.
“The government has set up a committee to investigate the activities of the agency under Opoke.
“This is to ascertain the reason for the non-supply of potable water to the citizens,” the notice partly read.