President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has appointed the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, as his new Chief of Staff (CoS) and former Minister of Special Duties, George Akume, as Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF).
This was disclosed in a statement signed on Friday by the state house director of information, Abiodun Oladunjoye, on Friday.
Part of the statement reads,“ President Bola Ahmed Tinubu Friday in Abuja announced the appointment of Speaker of House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila as Chief of Staff, and Sen. Ibrahim Hassan Hadejia, a former Deputy Governor of Jigawa State, as Deputy Chief of Staff.
In a meeting with Progressives Governors Forum, the President also named former governor of Benue State and immediate past Minister of Special Duties, George Akume, Secretary to the Government of the Federation.”
The appointment of Gbajabiamila as CoS confirms Blueprint ‘s report on Thursday June 1, 2023.