Edo to recruit 725 professionals into civil service


ObasekiBy Ozioruva Aliu

The governor of Edo state, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, Sunday, said that his administration would soon recruit 725 professionals into the state’s civil service.

Besides, he said he would collaborate with traditional and religious leaders to improve security in the state.

Obaseki stated these during the Alaghodaro/Inauguration 2020 Thanksgiving Service, held at the New Festival Hall, Government House, Benin City.

He said the civil service is the engine room of government and therefore he would in his second term focus on strengthening the service.

According to him, “About 725 vacancies have been declared. Within a month, the recruitment of a new generation of professionals would commence in earnest. By early next year, we would have completed the process.

“We would commence intensive training early next year for 30 to 45 days, by which time most vacancies will have been filled in the public service. After this, we will announce political appointments and get…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper