Joseph Béti Assomo is the New Governor of the Littoral Region.
He received his baton of command Friday 30 March 2012 in an official ceremony chaired by the Minister of Territorial Administration and Decentralisation, René Emmanuel Sadi. Former governor of the Far North region, the 53 year old civil administrator, replacing Francis Faï Yengo (going on retirement) is expected to instill security measures that will shun disorder and uncivic habits out of the economic metropolis..
The newly installed Governor is expected to regularise the motor bike sector pending registration and immatriculation formalities which end on 12 June 2012.
Meantime, Bernard OKALIA BILAI, one time SDO for FAKO division has assumed office as governor of the South West Region. He was installed to his functions Thursday 29 March 2012 in a colourful inauguration ceremony presided over by Rene Emmanuel SADI, attended by a cross section of top brass officials, traditional and religous authorities of the SWR. The Newly installed governor is confronted to so many stakes and challenges, the SW people hope, he will outrightly address with wisdom, for the sake of peace, unity and development.