It has been confirmed to 9jatoday that President Muhammadu Buhari has today Friday. February 28, 2020, approved the appointment of Dr Folasade Yemi-Esan as the new Head of the Civil Service of the Federation and orders her immediate resumption to office.
This online news platform understands that the appointment of Yemi-Esan was coming a few moments after President Buhari approved the retirement of Mrs Winifred Ekanem Oyo-Ita from office as the Federal Civil Service, dated Thursday, February 27.
Confirming the development, Permanent Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Olusegun Adekunle, reveals that Oyo-Ita’s retirement was without prejudice to the ongoing investigations of certain allegations against her.
Meanwhile, 9jatoday has reported earlier that former Vice President Atiku Abubakar advised President Muhammadu Buhari to take decisive action against the coronavirus in Nigeria.