as a Permanent Secretary in Bayelsa State. Well Mrs. Jonathan has said she
will be performing her duties as a Permanent Secretary but with no
salary earnings. Speaking
through her spokesperson, Ayo Osinlu in an interview with Premium
Times, Mrs. Jonathan said she will not be relocating to Bayelsa state to
perform the duties of a permanent secretary, in line with her new appointment…..
“She is on leave of absence,” Mr. Osinlu said. “She is not going to function in the office of the permanent secretary in Bayelsa state.”
“It is a civil service position,” Mr Osinlu said. “She is a staff of the Bayelsa state civil service.”Mrs Jonathan will also not collect any pay for the office, Mr Osinlu said insisting that “It will be illegal for her to draw salary from the office.”
ago after her husband became the deputy governor of the state, was
elevated to the position, usually reserved for senior civil servants.