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BREAKING: President Tinubu Swears In George Akume As SGF [VIDEO]

President Bola Tinubu officially administered the oath of office to Senator George Akume, appointing him as the new Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF).

POLITICS NIGERIA reports that the event witnessed the presence of esteemed dignitaries, including current and former Governors, in a ceremony held at the council chamber.

In attendance were Vice President Kashim Shettima, President of the Senate Ahmed Lawan, Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara State, Dr Folasade Yemi-Esan, the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, and Mrs Regina Akume, the spouse of the newly appointed SGF.

In a post-ceremony interview with journalists, Senator George Akume conveyed his happiness regarding his recent appointment and vowed to dedicate himself wholeheartedly to the success of the administration.

He said, “It is an honour to be chosen to serve in this exalted position out of over 200 million Nigerians. It is a challenge to serve in line with the oaths I have taken today. I assure Nigerians I will do my best and I will not disappoint the President.
“I will not disappoint this country; I will not disappoint my party. I believe Nigerians will find fulfillment in my responsibility as I discharge my duties.”

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