President Muhamadu Buhari sacked the Director General of SSS Ita Ekpenyong.
He has been replaced with immediate effect with Lawal Musa Daura, who is from Buhari’s hometown Daura, Katsina State. His appointment letter was conveyed today by the Head of Civil Service of the Federation Danladi Kifasi.
His appointed brings the number of Buhari’s appointments to nine. Eight of which are Muslim northerners and one from Southwest Nigeria.
Here is a list of Muhammadu Buhari’s appointments so far:
1. DG SSS – Lawal Musa Daura – Northern Nigeria
2. INEC AG.CHAIRMAN – Amina Zakari – North
3. HEAD of Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) Mordecai Ladan – Northern Nigeria
4. Account-General of Federation – Ahmed Idris – Northern Nigeria
5. CSO – Abdulrahman Mani – North
6. State Chief of Protocol – Lawal Kazaure – Northern Nigeria
7. ADC – Lt. Col Mohammed Abubakar – Northern Nigeria
8. SSA Media & Publicity – Garba Shehu -Northern Nigeria
9. SA Media & Publicity – Femi Adeshina – Southern Nigeria