President Muhammad Buhari on Thursday announced the appointment of Mr Rahman Adeola Ipaye and Mr Laolu Akande as the Deputy Chief of Staff and Senior Special Adviser respectively in the presidency. Both appointees are to be working for the Vice President. This was made public via a verified social media handle of President and later announced by Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to President, Mr Femi Adesina at 17:43hrs on Thursday.
The twitter monitored by NUJ Europe reads: " Pres @MBuhari has approved appointment of Mr Rahman Adeola Ipaye as Dep Chief of Staff & @akandeoj as SSA(Media & Publ) in the Presidency 1/
The two new appointees will work in the Office of the Vice President. 2/2"