KOGI NEW DIRECTION GOVERNMENT: Yahaya Bello Reliefs All Advisers Off Their Duties.

Yahaya Bello.
The Governor of Kogi State, His Excellency Yahaya Bello has directed all political office holders in the state to leave office with immediate effect, after handing over to the most senior civil servant in their ministries, departments and agencies (MDA). 


The statement signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Dr. Folashade Arike Ayoade, noted that those affected are, Special Advisers to the Governor, Senior Special Assistants and Special Assistants.

Those not affected by this action of the governor are, all Commissioners, Director-General (Government House Administration), Direct Aides of the Governor, Direct aides of the Deputy Governor, Aides of the Chief of Staff, Aides of the Wife of the Governor and the aides of the Wife of the Deputy Governor.

Others not affected are, the Head of Service, the Auditor-General for state and Local Government and Chairman and Members of statutory Commissions are not affected by the above directive. 

The handing over process MUST be concluded on Tuesday, 3rd December, 2019. 

Copies of hand over notes according to the statement, should be forwarded to the office of the Secretary to the Government of Kogi State in soft and hard copies.