His Excellency Gov. Godwin Obaseki has sworn in the five new commissioners and handed their official portfolio to them in the State House Benin City.
Hon. Larry Ogieva was appointed alongside four others, they were all swear in on Monday the 24th of August. He is to resume office as the Hon. Commissioner of Art, Tourism and Diaspora, with immediate effect.
Later in the day, in a visit to the Edo State PDP Campaign Council Chairman and National Vice Chairman PDP South-South, in person of Chief Dan Osi Orbih, he received the Hon. Commissioner with much joy and congratulates him for the new appointment, saying “it is coming at the right time and the State need men of passion, zeal and great intellectual deposit Like you, to join the Governor in achieving the MEGA Vision, I heartily Congratulate you, and wish you God’s protection and wisdom.
Other leaders who were present and also lend their voices in wishing him well are, the Vice Chairman PDP Edo South Hon. Barr. Nosa Ogieva, Chief Iyore Monday Osagie, Chief Mrs Evelyn Igbafe, Chief Hillary Otsu (Edo PDP Secretary) Sir Chris Nehikhare (Edo PDP Publicity Secretary)