Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State on Tuesday fired the education secretaries in the 23 Local Government Areas of the state.
Given no reason for their sack, the governor, however, said it was a personnel adjustment made to reinvigorate governance and deepen reforms in the education sector in the state.
A statement issued on Tuesday by the Special Adviser on Media and Communication, Mr Muyiwa Adekeye, also said the General Manager of Community and Social Development Agency (CSDA) has been removed.
According to the statement, Saude joined the government in 2015 and has served as Senior Special Assistant (Administration) to Governor El-Rufai, adding that she “was appointed in 2019 as State Focal Person on Social Investment.”
It added, “Saude began working for Mallam Nasir El-Rufai in 2012 as a researcher for his acclaimed budget series. She served as secretary of the Finance sub-committee of the 2015 Kaduna State Transition Committee before her appointment as the governor’s Personal Secretary and Senior Special Assistant, Administration.
“In these roles, she has provided support for the running of the Governor’s Office and has sometimes covered the duties of the Principal Private Secretary.