Workers in the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) on Thursday hailed the appointment of the Director of Press, Mr. Bolaji Adebiyi from Lagos State as a Permanent Secretaries in the Federal Civil Service.
The workers said that they were taken aback by the action of the Federal Government, because as Head of the Media Department in the SGF’s Office, Adebiyi had sanitised the system.
A seasoned administrator, Adebiyi is among 21 directors in the civil service named as federal permanent secretaries on Thursdayby Acting President Yemi Osinbajo.
Adebiyi was until now Director of Press, Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Fed-eration (SGF).
The workers prayed that God would continue to guide and promote Adebiyi for his love for oth-ers and dedication to his job. They described him as one of the best Directors of Press in the Federal Civil Service in the last 16 years.
In a statement issued by Abdulrasheed Haruna Imrana, the Director Communications in the Of-fice of the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Winifred Oyo-Ita, he said that Osinbajo gave the approval after a competitive examination.
Adebiyi is expected to bring his experience in media relations, which spans over 32 years to bear in his new appointment.