President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of 12 new Permanent Secretaries in the Federal Civil Service.
Dr. Folasade Yemi-Esan, Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, made this known in a statement signed by Olawunmi Ogunmosunle, Director Communication, in her office on Tuesday in Abuja.
The new Permanent Secretaries include Akinlade Oluwatoyin from Kogi State, Malam Alkali Nura from Kano State, Anyanwutaku Ifeoma from Anambra State, Ardo Kumo from Gombe State, Belgore Lamido from Kwara State and Ekpa Akpabio from Cross River State.
Others were Malam Hussaini Babangida from Jigawa State, Malam Mahmuda Mamman from Yobe State, Meribole Kwukuemeka from Abia State, Malam Mohammed Ganda from Sokoto State, Tarfa Peter from Adamawa State and Udoh Omokunmi from Oyo State.
Yemi-Esan said a date for the swearing-in and deployment of the new permanent secretaries will be announced in due course.