Kogi gets new SSG, accountant-general, 20 advisers

Kogi Governor, Yahaya Bello
Kogi Governor, Yahaya Bello

The Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello, has appointed Folashade Ayoade as the new Secretary to the State Government.

A statement by the governor’s chief of staff, David Onoja, named Momoh Jubril as the new Accountant-General of the state.

The list of appointees included 20 new Special Advisers and three Senior Special Assistants on print media, electronic and new media.

The statement said the new Senior Special Assistant on print media is Ademu Idako, who was until the appointment the correspondent of the Newswatch Daily and chairman of the Correspondents’ Chapel of the Nigeria Union of Journalists in Kogi.

It said Petra Onyebule and Gbenga Olorunpomi are the new Senior Special Assistants on Electronic Media and New Media respectively.

Also appointed are Olusola Okutimo, a retired brigadier-general, as the Security Adviser to the governor, Ibrahim Mohammed, Legal Adviser and Abdulkareem Mohammed as the Director-General, Protocol.

The governor also approved the appointment of five special assistants for the deputy governor.


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