• Obaseki sacks permanent secretary with immediate effect

    Obaseki sacks permanent secretary with immediate effect

    Edo State Government Thursday announced the sack of Major Lawrence Loye (Rtd), from office as Permanent Secretary in the Public Service of the State with immediate effect.

    His sack was contained in a press statement in Benin issued to Major Lawrence Loye and signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Osarodion Ogie Esq.

    The statement reads in part: “I write to inform you that His Excellency, the Governor has approved your removal from office as Permanent Secretary in the Public Service […]

  • Oshiomhole appoints four new Permanent Secretaries

    Oshiomhole appoints four new Permanent Secretaries

    Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has appointed four new Permanent-Secretaries in the State.

    Those appointed are Anthony Okungbowa, Ministry of Justice; Kadiri Bashiru, Secretary, Nigeria Labour Congress; Y.A. Imoudu, Chairman, Association of Secondary School Principals; and Obosamwinye Obazee, Headmistress.

    The swearing-in of the new appointees will hold on Friday (today) at 2pm at the old Exco Chambers, Government House, Benin City.

    Invited guests are advised to be seated by 1:30pm,

  • Permanent secretary dies 24 hours after swearing in

    Permanent secretary dies 24 hours after swearing in

    Twenty four hours after Ogun State governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, swore in fourteen Permanent Secretaries, one of them Mrs. Olubunmi Odumusi has died.

    Odumusi was reported to have died in her sleep in the bedroom on midnight of Friday,at the age of 57,after a prolonged cancer ailment.

    It was learnt that the ailment has gulped huge money from the family to get the deceased treated both within and outside Nigeria.

    Odumusi was a thoroughbred journalist who rose to the rank of a Director […]

  • Amosun appoints non-indigenes as permanent secretaries

    Amosun appoints non-indigenes as permanent secretaries

    Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, on Thursday, made history by appointing Mr. Ndimele Emmanuel Ofor, a native of Abia State and Mr. Ipinniwa Steve Olusegun, a native of Kogi State as Permanent Secretaries in the Ogun State Civil Service.

    “I congratulate all of you who are being elevated as Permanent Secretaries today. I particularly want to congratulate Mr Ofor. Some people said he is a non-indigene. But I don’t see it that way.

    “I believe that if someone has been serving […]

  • Buhari swears in four advisers, permanent secretary

    Buhari swears in four advisers, permanent secretary

    President Muhammadu Buhari has sworn-in four special advisers and the recently appointed permanent secretary in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

    The swearing-in ceremony was held at the Council Chambers Presidential Villa, shortly before the commencement of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting.

    Among the presidential aides sworn in were Malam Tijani Abdullahi, Special Adviser to the President on Budget and National Planning; Senator Babafemi Ojudu, special adviser to the president on political matters, Office of the Vice President; Dr. Adeyemi Dipeolu, special […]

  • Bauchi governor appoints 15 new permanent secretaries

    Bauchi governor appoints 15 new permanent secretaries

    Governor Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi State has appointed 15 new permanent secretaries (PS) as part of his administration`s ongoing civil service reform.

    A statement signed by Alhaji Bello Illelah, Secretary to the State Government (SSG) in Bauchi, said the appointment would reinvigorate the civil service.

    Illelah said the appointment, which takes immediate effect, was also aimed at better service delivery to the people of the state.

    He named Sa’idu Maikobi, Garba Magaji, Sani Ahmed and Dr Bala Lukshi, as some of the newly […]