Five new permanent secretaries have just been sworn in by the President Muhammadu Buhari lead government on Wednesday July 14, 2021 at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
The affected permanent secretaries are Ibrahim Yusuf from Katsina State, Olusesan Adebiyi (Ekiti), Maryanne Onwudiwe (Enugu State), Marcus Ogunbiyi (Lagos State) and Ibrahim Abubakar Kana from Nasarawa State.
The president sworn in the permanent secretaries shortly before the Federal Executive Council meeting on Wednesday.
The meeting, presided over by the president, was attended by the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo; Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha and the Chief of staff to the President, Ibrahim Gambari.
Ministers were also physically in attendance at the meeting while the remaining council cabinet members participated online from their respective offices.