President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate redeployment of nine permamnent secretaries.
This was contained in a circular signed by Dr. Folasade Yemi-Esan, Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, and made available to journalists on Thursday.
The deployment sees Musa Mikfuktur Istifanus move from the Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy to the Ministry of Defence.
Others include Ernest Afolabi Umakhihe (Works and Housing), Nebolisa Anako (Information and Culture), Festus Yusuf Narai Daudu (Office of the Head of Civil Service of the Federation) and Babangida Hussaini (Defence), who move over to the ministries of Agriculture and Rural Development, Youths and Sports Development, Communications and Digital Economy and Works and Housing, respectively.
Also redeployed are the trio of Anthonia Akpabio Ekpa from the Office of the Head of Service to Women Affairs; James Sule who joins the Cabinet Affairs Office in the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation from the Office of the Head of Service; and Adaora Ifeoma Anyanwutaku, who joins the Information and Culture Ministry from the Ministry of Women Affairs.