President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of nine new Permanent Secretaries in the Federal Civil Service.
In a statement by the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita, said they will be sworn in and assignment of portfolios at a yet to be determined date.
The successful Federal Permanent Secretaries and their states of origin are Dr Bakari Wadinga (Adamawa), Dr M.K. Dikwa, (Borno), Dr. Ajani Magdalene N. Olor (Delta), Umakhihe Ernest Afolabi (Edo) and Mbaeri Maurice Nnamdi (Imo).
Others are Babatunde Lawal (Lagos), Festus Yusuf Narai Daudu (Nasarawa), Abel Olumuyiwa Enitan (Osun) and Dr. Musa Hanafi Moriki Zamfara.