Rivers State Commissioner for Environment, Dr. Igbiks Tamuno has been sacked by governor Nysemo Wike.

Kelvin Ebiri, Special Assistant on (Media) to Governor Wike announced the removal of the former commissioner.

He said: “The Governor directed the sacked Commissioner to submit all Government Documents and Property in his possession to the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Environment.”

No reason was given for this latest sack as the governor is fond of sacking his aides at the slightest provocation.