Senate President, Bukola Saraki, yesterday approved the appointment of Senator Isa Galaudu, who represented Kebbi North Senatorial District in the Seventh Senate as his Chief of Staff.
He also announced the appointment of the immediate Commissioner for Information in Ogun State, Mr. Yusuph Olaniyonu, as his Special Adviser on Media.
Deputy Clerk to the National Assembly, Dr. Benedict Effeturi, in a statement in Abuja said the appointments take immediate effect.
Senator Galaudu, according to the statement represented Kebbi North Senatorial Zone in the 7th Senate.
He was elected Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in 2011.
On his part, Mr. Yusuph Adesola Olaniyonu, was before his appointment the Chairman,
Editorial Board of Thisday Newspapers.
He is a graduate of the University of Lagos.
This is the first appointments made by Saraki after his election as Senate President on June 9.