The Chairman of the Federal Civil Service Commission, Amb. Ahmed AL-Gazali retires from the Federal Civil Service after a successful completion of two tenures of five years each.
The retirement takes effect from Monday October 31st 2011. Other Federal Commissioners who are leaving the Service with him include Amb. Mahmud Kazaure - Jigawa/Kano/Katsina/Kaduna, Dr.Adamu Yabani – Borno/Yobe/Bauchi, , Alhaji Aliyu Wali – Niger/Federal Capital Territory. Mrs Lami Buba - Adamawa/Gombe and Taraba Alhaji Yusuf Yabo - Zamfara/Kebbi/ Sokoto.
Amb. Ahmed AL-Gazali was appointed Chairman in October, 2001. Under the constitution (as amended) the Chairman and the Commissioners hold a tenured appointment of five years from the date of assumption of duty at the Commission which could be reviewed for another five years by Mr. President through the constitutional process.
Meanwhile, the affairs of the Federal Civil Service Commission is being overseen by Dr. Akpama Micheal Akpama, the Honourable Commissioner in-charge of Cross River and Akwa Ibom states .