Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has sacked all his commissioners, two years, after he appointed majority of them.
It was the first cabinet overhaul by the administration, since it came into power on October 16, 2014.
Fayose in a statement by his special assistant on public communication and new media, Mr. Lere Olayinka, in Ado Ekiti, said the sack is with immediate effect.
The governor directed all the commissioners to hand over to the permanent secretaries in their various ministries.
The affected commissioners are Owoseni Ajayi (justice), Toyin Ojo (finance), Kayode Ojo (works), Bisi Kolawole (environment), Lanre Ogunsuyi (information), Kehinde Odebunmi (agriculture), Kolapo Kolade (local government and chieftaincy matters) and Olurotimi Ojo (health).
Others are Deji Adesua (public utilities), Jide Egunjobi (education), Mrs. Olayinka Ogundayomi (women affairs), Tayelolu Otitoju (lands), and Gbenga Olajide (budget and planning).
He thanked them for their service to the state and wished them well in their further endeavours.
It will be recalled that majority of the commissioners were sworn in on July 2nd 2015, after the governor approved their appointment on December 3rd, 2014.