Kogi State Government Sacks All Political Appointees


Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello has sacked all political appointees in his cabinet. 

He has also directed all of them to hand over government properties in their possession to the most senior officers in their establishments and ministries.  

A statement signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Dr Ayoade Folashade, however, said the Governor has also directed that appointees in the Office of the Deputy Governor, the First Lady and the Wife of the Deputy Governor are exempted from the directive. 

Also exempted are the Auditor General, the Accountant General and appointees in their offices.