News investigators/ The governor of Gombe State, Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya, has approved the posting of Abubakar Usman as the Permanent Secretary/ Head of the Gombe State Bureau for Public Service Reform (BPSR).
This development was conveyed by the Head of Civil Service, Ahmed Kasimu Abdullahi.
A statement by Director General, Press Affairs, Government House, Ismaila Uba Misilli, said Mr. Usman until now, was Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Science and Technology.
“He is mandated to develop innovative ideas to further the Governor’s public service reform agenda aimed at ensuring a robust, functional, professional, focused, and result-oriented public service” Mr. Misilli said.
Recall that Governor Yahaya had in November 2019, established the BPSR in the state via an Executive Order, with a vision to transform the Gombe public service into an institution of excellence.
“He tasked the Gombe BPSR to initiate, coordinate, and ensure the full implementation of government reform policies and programmes, with the goal of enhancing service delivery as well as promoting synergy among various Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) in the state,” the statement added.