With the recent scandals involving top public officers in some agencies of government, President Goodluck Jonathan has approved new posting of 16 Federal Permanent Secretaries.
The Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Alhaji Isa Bello Sali who released the posting list in Abuja today further directed that all handing and taking over formalities are to be completed on or before Friday, 30th March, 2012. In the finding by the Economic Confidential, the new posting affects State House, Offices of Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Head of Service and 10 other Ministries.
Among those affected in the posting is Mr. Atiku Kigo who was allegedly involved in N14 billion pension fraud at the end of on-going investigations into the pension scam. He is currently Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Niger Delta but now posted to the Office of the Head of Federal Civil Service.
The new postings are as follows:
|S/N||NAME||CURRENT POSTING||APPROVED POSTING|
|1.||Alhaji Sheidu Ozigis||Interior||Niger Delta Affairs|
|2.||Prof. Nicholas A. Damachi||Education||Defence|
|3.||Surveyor E. I. Ogbile||Lands, Housing and Urban Development||State House|
|4.||Mr. Linus Awute||Defence||Interior|
|5.||Dr. Ben D. Ibe||Culture, Tourism And National Orientation||Education|
|6.||Mrs. Ibukun A. Odusote||Power||Environment|
|7.||Engn. Anthony Ozidinobi||Labour and Productivity||Federal Capital Territory|
|8.||Dr. (Mrs.) Dere Awosika||Science & Technology||Power|
|9.||Alhaji Mohammed S. Bashar||Environment||Office of the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation (Common Services Office)|
|10.||Alhaji I.G. Mahe||Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (Political Affairs Office)||Lands, Housing & Urban Development|
|11.||Mrs. Rabi Jimeta||Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (Special Duties)||Science Technology|
|12.||Alhaji Atiku Kigo||Niger Delta Affairs||Office of the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation (Management Services Office)|
|13.||Dr. Tunji Olaopa||State House||Labour & Productivity|
|14.||Mrs. A. M. Daniel-Nwaobia||Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (Economic Affairs Office)||Culture, Tourism & National Orientation|
|15.||Alhaji Aliyu Ismaâ€™ila Numan||New Appointment||Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (Political/Economic Affairs Office)|
|16.||Mr. Ossi George Afamefuna||New Appointment||Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (Special Duties)|