Olawale Ajimotokan in Abuja
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate redeployment of nine permanent secretaries.
The redeployment was communicated via circular issued on Thursday by the Head of Service of the Federation (HoS) Dr Folasade Yemi- Esan.
The affected permanent secretaries and their designation include Musa Mikfuktur Istifanus from Communications and Digital Economy to Defence; Gabriel Aduda, Sports and Youth Development to Foreign Affairs; Ernest Umakhihe, Work and Housing to Agriculture and Rural Development; and Festus Narai Daudu, CSO Office of Head of Service of the Federation to Communications and Digital Economy.
Others were Nebolisa Anako from Information and Culture to Sports and Youth Development; Babangida Hussaini, Defence to Works and Housing; Dr Anthonia Ekpa, Office of Head of Service of the Federation to Women Affairs; Dr Adaora Anyanwutaku, Women Affairs to Information and Culture; while James Sule was posted from Office of Head of Service of the Federation to Cabinet Affairs Office (Office of Secretary to Government of the Federation).