Following the resignation of Chief Edward David Onoja as Chief of staff to Kogi state Governor, Pharm Jamiu Abdulkareem Asuku is to tak Over as Chief of Staff to the Governor while Dr Gabriel Ottah is appointed DG Protocol.
This is contained in a statement signed by Onogwu Muhammed ,Chief Press Secretary to the Governor.
According to the statement: “Consequent upon the resignation of former Chief of Staff to Kogi State Governor, Chief Edward David Onoja, His Excellency, Yahaya Bello has approved the appointment of Pharmacist Jamiu Abdulkareem Asuku as Chief of Staff”.
“In a letter signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Dr (Mrs) Folashade Arike Ayoade, PhD, the Governor also approved the appointment of Dr Gabriel Ottah as Director General (Protocol)”.
“Dr Ayoade said these appointments take effect from 14 October 2019”.
Chief Edward Onoja resigned to run elections as the Deputy Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress for the November 16 Governorship election in Kogi State.
Until their appointments, Pharm Jamiu Abdulkareem Asuku was the Director-General, Protocol while Dr Gabriel Ottah was the Head of Department, Mass Communication, Kogi State University, Anyigba.