Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State has sacked 20 commissioners in the state.
The state Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Declan Emelumba, made the announcement on Wednesday shortly after the state executive council meeting in Owerri, the state capital.
The commissioner said the reason for the dissolution was to rejig the activities of the state government after one year in office.
He added that out of the 28 commissioners, only eight commissioners were left to carry on with their activities.
The commissioners are Health, Information, Tourism, Women Affairs, Works, Finance, Youths and the Ministry of Technology.