Kogi State Governor Alhaji Yahaya Bello on Monday approved the appointment of seven new permanent secretaries to fill some of the vacancies that existed in the state civil service as a result of retirement.
The Head of Service, Mrs Hannah Odiyo who announced the appointment in a statement she personally signed , appreciated Governor Bello for approving the appointments.
She noted that the appointment was based on merit, fairness and competence which she described as the hallmark of the present administration.
While urging the newly appointed permanent secretaries to justify the immense confidence reposed on them by being dedicated to duties and loyal to the administration of Governor Yahaya Bello, the Head of Service congratulated them on their well deserved appointment.
The new permanent secretaries are:
(1) Jibrin Sanda Alhaji
(2) Ali Gloria Eriawata
(3) Ujah Hannah Ilemona
(4) Oloruntoba Iyabo Elizabeth
(5) Muhammed Kassim Imam
(6) Yakubu Suleiman Aliu
(7) Itodo Joseph Daniel