The Federal Government has announced that the 2017 retreat for the Secretary to the Government of the Federation and Secretaries to State Governments, has been postponed indefinitely.
This was contained in a statement on Friday, by the Director of Press in the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Bolaji Adebiyi.
Adebiyi said a new date will be announced for the retreat, which was previously scheduled to hold from April 23 to April 25 in Yola, Adamawa.
“The annual retreat of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation with Secretaries to the State Governments scheduled to hold in Yola, Adamawa State, has been postponed.
“A new date will be communicated to all participants and invited guests in due course.
“The office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation regrets any inconvenience,” he said.
No reason was given for the postponement, but it comes a day after the suspension of Babachir Lawal by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday, over allegation of corruption in contract awards at the Presidential Initiative on the North East (PINE).Read Full Story