Muhammadu Yahaya, the Governor of Gombe State, has approved the appointment of 12 new permanent secretaries within the state civil service.
Ahmed Abdullahi, acting Head of Civil Service, who conveyed the governor’s approval, said the appointments were based on their suitability in terms of credentials, experience, hard work, commitment, and loyalty as well as their performance at the promotion examinations and interviews.
According to him, the development is also in line with the present administration’s commitment to reinvigorating the civil service and the resolve to ensure that hardworking civil servants attain the peak of their careers before retirement.
The new permanent secretaries include; Mohammed Ibrahim Jalo and Adamu Mohammed Kala from Akko Local Government; Dr Ibrahim Yakubu – Balanga; Sa’adatu Bome Ishaya -Billiri; Abubakar Adamu- Dukku, Abdulkadir Adamu; Abubakar Babayo Hassan, Gombe, and Ahmed Mohammed Yunusa – Gombe LGA.
Others were Mohammed Dantata Ndus – Kaltungo; Abubakar Bella M/ sidi – Kwami; Shuaibu Ibrahim -Shongom, and Mohammed Ismail Hina – Yamaltu Deba LGA.
“All the appointments are with immediate effect,” he added.