The Executive Governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello has appointed Abdulkareem Asuku Jamiu as his new Chief of Staff.
The new appointment follows the resignation of Edward David Onoja who is now the running mate to the Governor in the November 16 governorship election in the state.
Until his new appointment, Asuku Jamiu was the Director-General, Protocol to the governor.
The appointment was confirmed in a statement from the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Mohammed Onogwu.
A letter signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Dr (Mrs) Folashade Arike Ayoade also noted the Governor has approved the appointment of Dr Gabriel Ottah as the Director General (Protocol).
The two appointments take effect from 14 October 2019.