February 28, 2024

President Muhammadu Buhari has finally terminated the appointment of Babachir Lawal and Ayo Oke as Secretary to the Government of Federation and Director General of Nigeria Intelligent Agency respectively.

This was contained in a tweet by Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina.

The President has appointed Mr. Boss Mustapha as the new SGF with immediate effect.

“President Muhammadu Buhari has studied the report of the panel headed by the Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, which investigated allegations against the suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr. Babachir David Lawal, and the Director-General, National Intelligence Agency, Ambassador Ayo Oke.

“The President accepted the recommendation of the panel to terminate the appointment of Mr. Lawal, and has appointed Mr. Boss Mustapha as the new Secretary to the Government of the Federation. The appointment takes immediate effect.”