President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of nine new Permanent Secretaries in the Federal Civil Service.
They are Mr Musa Hassan from Borno state, Mr Ahmed Aliyu from Niger state and Mrs Olushola Idowu from Ogun state.
Others are Andrew David Adejoh representing North-Central Zone, Mr Umar Idris Tijjani representing North-East Zone and Dr Nasir Sani Gwarzo representing North-West Zone.
Others include Mr Nebolisa Victor Aniako representing South-East Zone, Fashedemi Temitope Peter representing South-West Zone and Mrs Evelyn Ngige representing South-South Zone.
Acting Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Dr Folasade Yemi-Esan, who disclosed this in a statement in Abuja, said the date for the swearing-in and assignment of portfolios to the new Portfolios would be announced in due course.