President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday, named Yusuf Magaji Bichi as a new head for the State Security Services (SSS).
Spokesperson to Mr President, Garba Shehu, said in a statement that the new director-general is taking over from Seiyeifa who has been working in acting capacity.
According to the statement, the appointee who is a core Secret Service operatives, will official resume work as the new head of the service on 14th September.
Recall that former head of the service, Mamam Daura was on August, sacked by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo after the invasion of the National Assembly by some operatives of the service.
Following his sacked, Matthew Seiyeifa immediately took over the head of the service in acting capacity.