By Egena Sunday Ode
President Muhammadu Buhari has relieved Dr. Nasiru Mohammed Ladan Argungu from the position of the Director-General of the National Directorate of Employment.
This was disclosed in a statement Tuesday night by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu.
The directive which was given on Friday, the 4th of December, 2020, is to be effective from Monday, December 7th, 2020, the statement said.
Meanwhile, the Supervising Minister of the Agency, the Hon Minister of State, Labour and Employment, has been directed to nominate an Acting DG from amongst the most Senior Directors based on competencies and seniority to take over from Dr. Argungu until a substantive holder of the post is appointed by Mr. President, the statement noted.