Governor Malam Umar A. Namadi, has approved the appointment of Muhammad K. Dagaceri as the new substantive Head of the Civil Service.
This was contained in a statement signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Malam Bala Ibrahim
A seasoned Administrator, until his appointment, Muhammad Dagaceri was the Permanent Secretary, Directorate of Establishment and Service Matters, office of the Head of the Civil Service.
Malam Bala Ibrahim said the appointment of the new Head of the Civil Service followed the retirement of the former Head of Service, Alhaji Hussaini Ali Kila, after attaining the mandatory retirement years in Service.
He said the appointment of the appointee is based on merit, competence and personal integrity.
“Muhammad K. Dagaceri rises to the top of the Civil Service starting from 1992 as an Administrative Officer in the Jigawa State Civil Service.” SSG said.
The new Head of the Civil Service was appointed Permanent Secretary in 2018 and was posted to the Directorate of Administration and Finance, Office of the Secretary to the State Government.
The new Head of the Civil Service, is a graduate of the prestigious Bayero University, Kano.
He obtained a Masters Degree in Public Administration from the same University.
I urge the new Head of the Civil Service to use his experience and work diligently for sound execution of this administration’s policies, programmes and projects.
The appointment takes immediate effect.
The new Head of the Civil Service has since collected his appointment letter from the Secretary to the State Government, Malam Bala Ibrahim.