ANAMBRA State Governor, Professor Chukwuma Charles Soludo has renamed the Ministry of Commerce and Industry as Ministry of Industry.
The governor made this known in a statement on Monday after the Executive Council Meeting . The trade and commerce aspect of the ministry will, until further notice, be domiciled under the Governor’s Office.” Governor Soludo stated.
He explained that all activities relating to trade and commerce should be channeled to the Governor’s Office.
The governor added that henceforth, the Commissioner for Commerce and Industry, Dr Obinna Ngonadi will be addressed as the Commissioner for Industry.
This decision, according to the governor, is to enable the Ministry of Industry to focus on the industrialisation agenda of Mr Governor and for greater performance.