President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday, July 14, 2021, swore in five new permanent secretaries.
The five new permanent secretaries were sworn in just before the commencement of the Federal Executive Council meeting.
The ministries where they will be functioning has not been disclosed.
Present at the FEC meeting was Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, Secretary to Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, and Chief of Staff to the President, Professor Ibrahim Gambari.
Also present were eight ministers including that of Finance Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed; Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami; Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire; Police Affairs, Muhammad Dingyadi as well as Power, Mamman Saleh; Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola; Water resources, Suleiman Adamu as well as Transport, Rotimi Amaechi.
Folashade Yemi-Esan, the head of civil service of the Federation, and other Ministers attended virtually from their various offices in Abuja.