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Ugwuanyi appoints Prof. Simon Ortuanya Enugu SSG

Professor Simon Ortuanya is the new Secretary of the Government of the State of Enugu. GISTOK reports that state governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi announced his appointment on Wednesday.

Oriana is the General Director of the Southeast Governors Forum (SEGF). Governor Ugwuanyi announced his appointment during his consultative meeting with the stakeholders of the Igbo-Etiti Local Government Area, held at the Government House, Enugu.

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Professor Ortuanya, a law professor at Enugu State University of Science and Technology (ESUT), comes from Igbo-Etiti LGA. The new Secretary of the State Government was a former Commissioner of Education in the state of Enugu.

He was also the former Associate Dean of the Law School of the University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN) and former Head of Department, Private Law Department, ESUT.

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Professor Ortuanya obtained his Doctorate in Law from the Chicago Law School of the University of Loyola in the United States of America, while his Masters in Law was from the University of Lagos, Nigeria. His law degree was from the University of Nigeria. He is also a lawyer and lawyer of the Supreme Court of Nigeria.

The new SSG served as a member of the ad hoc committee on Public Service Reform, one of the 12 sectoral committees recently constituted by Governor Ugwuanyi to review various government sectors and design roadmaps to optimize service delivery and move forward in the Good government in the state.