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Tinubu appoints new leadership for Federal Civil Service Commission (Full List)

*President Bola Ahmed Tinubu expects the new leadership of the Federal Civil Service Commission will facilitate the transformation, reorientation, and digitisation of the Federal Bureaucracy to enable growth and enhance private sector participation in Nigeria’s economic development, says Spokesman

Alexander Davis | ConsumerConnect

President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has approved the appointment of Nigerians to serve in the Federal Civil Service Commission (FCSC), subject to the confirmation of the Nigerian Senate.

Chief Ajuri Ngelale, Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, who disclosed this in a statement issued Friday, October 27, 2023, noted the FCSC is one of the 14 Federal Executive Bodies into which Section 154 of the Nigerian Constitution (1999, as Amended) empowers the President to appoint its Chairman and members.

The Presidential media aide listed the new appointees for the country’s Federal Civil Service Commission as follows:

(1) Prof. Tunji Olaopa — Chairman

(2) Dr. Daudu Ibrahim Jalo — Member (Representing Adamawa | Gombe | Taraba)

(3) Ms. Gekpe Grace Isu — Member (Representing Akwa Ibom | Cross River)

(4) Dr. Chamberlain Nwele — Member (Representing Anambra | Ebonyi | Enugu)

(5) Mr. Rufus N. Godwins — Member (Representing Rivers | Delta | Bayelsa)

(6) Dr. Adamu Hussein — Member (Representing Niger | FCT)

(7) Mr. Aminu Nabegu — Member (Representing Jigawa | Kano)

(8) Ms. Hindatu Abdullahi — Member (Representing Kaduna | Katsina)

(9) Mr. Shehu Aliyu — Member (Representing Kebbi | Sokoto | Zamfara)

(10) Ms. Odekunle Rukiyat Aduke  — Member (Representing Kogi | Kwara)

(11) Mr. Jide Jimoh — Member (Representing Lagos | Ogun); and

(12) Dr. Festus Oyebade — Member (Representing Osun | Oyo)

The Presidency also stated that upon confirmation by the Senate, the new FCSC leadership is expected to commence work with effect from November 30, 2023, at the expiration of tenure of the current Federal Civil Service Commission Chairman and membership by November 29.

Ngelale said: “The President anticipates that the new FCSC leadership will competently facilitate the transformation, reorientation, and digitisation of the Federal Bureaucracy to enable, and not stifle, growth and enhanced private sector participation in the development of the Nigerian economy, in full adherence to the Renewed Hope Agenda of his administration.

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