President Bola Tinubu

Tinubu orders Dissolution of Management, Boards of Agencies, Parastatals

President Bola Tinubu has given approval to the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (OSGF) the go ahead to dissolve the management and boards of federal government agencies and parastatals.

Multiple senior government sources with knowledge of the development, confirmed on Friday, that the shake-up will affect all political appointments made by the outgone Muhammadu Buhari administration.

“A formal announcement is imminent… It will happen in days, not even weeks. It will be made public any moment from now. The highest ranking civil servant will temporarily supervise the various agencies, pending the announcement of a new management and board”, one of the sources said anonymously.

Dissolution will allow President Tinubu, who assumed office on May 29, 2023, make his own appointments and further steer the wheel of power.