Borno Governor sacks Head of Service

In Politics 2019-11-26 11:40:17
Borno Governor sacks Head of Service
Borno Governor sacks Head of Service

By Olamide Fadoju

 

Gov. Babagana Zulum of Borno has dismissed the state's Head of Service (HOS), Mr Mohammed Hassan from his position.

 

Alhaji Usman Shuwa, the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), disclosed this in a statement made available on Tuesday.

 

Shuwa further revealed that the governor has approved the appointment  Mr Simon Malgwi as the new HOS with immediate effect.

 

“Gov. Babagana Zulum has relieved Mohammed Hassan of his appointment as the HOS with immediate effect.

 

“He has accordingly approved the appointment of Barrister Simon Malgwi, as the new HOS,” he said.

 

Shuwa added that until his appointment, Malgwi was the Solicitor General and Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education.