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Appointment of 12 new permanent secretaries approved by Buhari



President Mohammadu Buhari has confirmed the approval of 12 new permanent secretaries in the federal civil service.

The Head of the Civil Service of the Federation (HOCSF), Dr. Folasade Yem-Esan, made this known in a statement signed by the Director of Communication in her office, Mrs. Olawunmi Ogunmosunle, in Abuja on Tuesday.

The new permanent secretaries are – Mr. Akinlade Oluwatoyin (Kogi), Malam Alkali Nura (Kano), Mr. Anyanwutaku Ifeoma (Anambra), Mr. Ardo Kumo (Gombe), Mr. Belgore Lamido (Kwara) and Mr. Ekpa Akpabio (Cross River).

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Others are Malam Hussaini Babangida (Jigawa), Malam Mahmuda Mamman (Yobe), Mr. Meribole Kwukuemeka (Abia), Malam Mohammed Ganda (Sokoto), Mr. Tarfa Peter (Adamawa) and Mr. Udoh Omokunmi (Oyo).

However, Yemi-Esan noted that a date for the swearing-in and deployment of the new permanent secretaries of not yet fixed, adding that a date would be announced in due course.

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