THE Ekiti State Government, yesterday, reinstated five Permanent Secretaries that were retired unlawfully in 2014 by the past administration led by Mr Ayodele FayoseRead More
Stakeholders have attributed the non-re-instatement of three female permanent secretaries whose postings were put on hold without valid reasons for three years now, to scheming by interested parties in the civil service and called on the Presidency to re-absorb them without further delay.Read More
The Federal Government has said it will take tough measures against corrupt Permanent Secretaries.Read More
Gov. Dave Umahi of Ebonyi has ordered the immediate retirement of all permanent secretaries in the state’s civil service.
This is contained in a statement signed by the governor’s Principal Secretary, Chief Clement Nweke, and made available to the media on Sunday in Abakaliki.
President Muhammadu Buhari’s sacking of sixteen Permanent Secretaries, and appointment of seventeen new ones to replace them seems to me a mistake. The office of the president from which the announcement of this mass removal of the Permanent Secretaries was made, did not give any real details regarding the whys and the wherefores of this presidential action. But that is only part of the problem. Two questions ought to worry Nigerians about this move.Read More
By Chidi Nkwopara, OWERRI. No fewer than two permanent secretaries and about six substantive directors (names withheld), serving in the Imo State civil service, have been summarily suspended by Governor Rochas Okorocha, for alleged fraudulent acts. Government’s action, which was aired severally on the airwaves of the Imo Broadcasting Corporation, IBC, Owerri, also ordered the