Following the inauguration of new ministers by President Muhammadu Buhari, the Head of Service of the Federation, Mrs. Winifred Oyo-Ita has retained and redeployed some permanent secretaries.
The permanent secretaries who have to reflect the newly restructured ministries saw some of them move to new ministries or remain in their ministries that they have shown competence.
For example, Louis Edozien who is widely known as an expert in electricity issues stays with the new minister of power where he was since 2015. He came from the private sector. Eleven Permanent Secretaries were affected.