Joseph Amedu, Lokoja
Permanent Secretaries, Heads of Administration with the Kogi state civil service are to proceed on compulsory leave with immediate effect.
A Government Statement which was made available to journalists in Lokoja said the only exemption in this category are people on acting capacity and the Permanent Secretary, Government House Administration.
Also, the Accountant General of the state, Ibrahim Anekwu has been relieved of his position while the second in command will also proceed on the compulsory 30 days leave.
At the Local Government level, the DLGs, Treasurers, Education Secretaries and cashiers are also to proceed on compulsory leave. The decision is geared towards ensuring a more efficient and productive civil service.
The directive takes effect from tomorrow.