The Office currently operates Administration and General Services Department and some specific schedules under Ministry of Establishment. The Administration Department deals with general service delivery including appointment and deployment of Permanent Secretaries in consultation with the Civil Service Commission and the Office of the Secretary to the State Government. It also deals with appointment of Administrative Officers and their deployment. The Department is also charged with the posting of Heads of Parastatals as well as promotion of Senior Management Officers in all professions. The Department is headed by a Permanent Secretary and supported by Director Administration, Deputy Director Administration, Assistant Director Administration, Finance Officer, Staff Officer and a number of other officers and staff.
With the recent creation of Ministry of Establishment and Pension which was hitherto Establishment Department under the Head of Civil Service, an arrangement was made to operate a joint schedule between the Honourable Commissioner and the Head of Civil Service. Under the arrangement, the Head of Service controls schedules relating to Personnel Policy, Monitoring, National Joint Public Service Negotiating Councils I, II and III, Joint Public Service Negotiating Council and all issues pertaining to National Council on Establishment. Others include matters of contract appointments and management of civil service club.
Abubakar Muhammad, mni
Head of Civil Service