The governor of Nasarawa State, Abdullahi Sule, has approved the appointment of Muhammed Ubandoma Aliyu as the Secretary to the State Government, SSG.
This is contained in a statement signed by the spokesman for the governor, Yakubu Lamai, and made available to journalists on Wednesday in Lafia.
According to the statement, the appointment of Mr Aliyu takes effect immediately.
The statement added that the new SSG, before this appointment, was a principal partner at M.U Aliyu Chambers Lafia.
He is also a former chairman of Lafia Local Government Area from 1999 to 2002.
Recall that the former SSG, Alhaji Aliyu Ahmed-Tijani, was sacked by the governor.