The Jigawa State Civil Service Commission has disclosed that it has promoted 10,540 civil servants from 2016 to 2020.
The chairman of the Civil Service Commission, Lawan Abdu Babura made this known in an interview in Dutse.
He revealed that 1,827 staff were promoted in 2017, 2,554 in 2018, 2,304 in 2019 and 2,697 in year 2020.
The Chairman added that 1,661 civil servants were promoted this year, while promotions for other civil servants were still being processed.
He said 1,760 staff retired from service between 2016 and 2020.
Babura added that the commission was preparing for the review of its act to enable it meet with the international best practice.