Borno State governor, Babagana Zulum has sacked the State’s Head of Service, Mohammed Hassan.
A statement today, November 26, by the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Alhaji Usman Shuwa, announcing the sack did not give reason for the governor’s action.
However, the SSG said that the governor had already approved the appointment, with immediate effect, of Simon Malgwi, as the new Head of Service.
“Gov. Babagana Zulum has relieved Mohammed Hassan of his appointment as the HOS with immediate effect.
“He has accordingly approved the appointment of Barrister Simon Malgwi, as the new HOS,” he said.
Shuwa added that until his appointment, Malgwi was the Solicitor General and Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education.