No fewer than 117 Directors and other cadres of civil servants in Nasarawa State cut across Ministries, Agencies and Departments sat for the ten Vacant positions of Permanent Secretaries seat.
The 117 civil servants sat for the first promotion examination approved by Engineer Abdullahi Sule.
The chairman of the committee on promotion headed by the erstwhile Secretary to the State Government, Jonah Ogbole.
Ogbole directed reporters to contact the Head of Service, Nicholas Abari Aboki declined to comment by pleading with reporters to wait for the submission of the 7 to the Governor.
Those jostling for the seat of Permanent Secretaries are
Bar Yusuf Musa-General Manager Nasarawa Broadcasting Service
Rabiu Abdullahi -Director of Planning, Research, and Statistics
Alfred Akwe, Director of Information
Ibrahim Adamu, Director of Public Health
Director, Head of Service
Aloko Flasman NBS and amongst Others.