President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate dissolution of the Governing Board of the Citizenship and Leadership Training Centre.
The president took the step in accordance with his Powers under Section 5 of the 1999 Constitution (as amended) and Section 4 of the Citizenship and Leadership Training Centre Act.
The dissolution was contained a statement signed by the Permanent Secretary, General Services Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Maurice Mbaeri.
Chief Executive of the Centre has been directed to refer matters requiring the attention of the Board to the Minister of Youth & Sports Development until such a time, a new board would be reconstituted, the statement said.
Consequent to this, all committees, technical committees and other similar organs established are also affected.
Editing by Omotola Oguneye