Buhari orders Maina’s ‘immediate’ dismissal from civil service

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the immediate disengagement of Abdulrasheed Maina from the Federal Civil Service.

This was contained in a brief statement issued by Femi Adesina, Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity.

According to the statement, Buhari also directed Winifred Oyo-Eta, Head of Service of the Federation, to submit a full report of the circumstances that led to Maina’s recall and posting to the Ministry of Interior.

“The report is to be submitted to the office of the Chief of Staff to the President before the close of work today, Monday, Oct 23, 2017,” the statement added.

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