Three Permanent Secretaries have been sworn-in today at Government House by the Acting Governor General, Chief Justice Sir Albert Palmer following their re-appointments by the Government.
Mckinnie Dentana was sworn-in as Permanent Secretary to the Ministry of Finance and Treasury while Nego Sisiolo was sworn-in as Permanent Secretary to the Ministry of Public Service and Dr. Chris Vehe to the Ministry of Mines, Energy and Rural Electrification.
The Permanent Secretaries took their Oaths of Office and Oaths of Allegiance before the Acting Governor General in the presence of senior government officials and family members.
They pledged to serve and perform their duties to the best of their abilities in the respective Ministries they serve.
Permanent Secretaries in the Public Service are the most senior executive officers that manage the roles and responsibilities of ministries.