The first Deputy head of the Odessa regional state administration Volodymyr Zhmak leaving his post. He reported about it in Facebook.
Last working day Zhmak will be 1 July. He has worked in administration for one year.
“Timer Odessa” with reference to sources in the environment Zhmak writes that he left his position on his own initiative. The official reason of dismissal — “in connection with the termination of the employment contract,” the newspaper notes. Thus, according to him, from the Governor of Odessa Mikhail Saakashvili was only one Deputy.
Informed from their posts left the other two Deputy President — Russian Maria Gaidar and the citizen of Germany Alexander Borovik. This was due to the law “On civil service”, which entered into force on 1 may 2016. The document prohibits holding public office holders of double citizenship. And Gaidar, and Borovik said that will remain the advisers of Saakashvili. The owner of two passports was previously and Saakashvili himself. However, in 2015, the President of Georgia was deprived of his citizenship.