Imo State House of Assembly yesterday cleared five more commissioners-nominee forwarded to it by the state governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha.
The cleared commissioners-designate are Chief Val Mbamala, Mrs Adaora Ijezie, Chief Tobs O. E. Ekechi, Dr. Edward Ihejirika and Barrister Iheukwumere Alaribe.
Members of the house who spoke during the screening paid glowing tributes to the nominees.
Consequently, the Deputy Speaker, Pharmacist Donatus Ozoemenam asked each of them to take a bow and leave the hallowed chambers.
The legislators also confirmed the appointment of Mrs Gertrude Ego Oduka as the Chairman of the State Universal Basic Education Board, SUBEB.
The lawmakers were unanimous in their decision to confirm the appointment after considering the report of a committee.