Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state in the wake of a major cabinet reshuffle has reacted to reports that he is sacking people based on rift with some persons and reports that he plans on dumping his party, the All Progressive Congress (APC) as been speculated by some media houses in the country.
The governor on Thursday, refuted media reports that he planned to defect to the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in order to secure a second term in 2019
While speaking to news men in Government House Makurdi, Ortom denied the media report.
He said dissolution of cabinet is a continuous exercise to inject fresh people with new ideas in government according to The Nation.
The Governor also debunk rumours that it was targeted at some persons saying even his closest aides were affected.