The Office of the Head of Civil Service of the federation has postponed the promotion examinations for junior officers in the civil service.
This was disclosed in a circular signed by the Permanent Secretary, Career Management office, Marcus Ogunbiyi, which was made available to newsmen in Abuja.
According to the commission, the new date for the promotion examination has been fixed to commence from Tuesday, September 13 to Friday, September 16, 2022.
It would be recalled that the examination was earlier slated to commence from Tuesday, August 2 to Friday, August 5, 2022, across the federation.
Payment of a non-refundable examination fee of N3, 000 per candidate was also approved by the Public Service Examination Board.
The circular, with reference number HCSF/CMO/MP/782/T3, partly read,
“Postponement of the conduct of 2022 combined confirmation and promotion of Grade Level 2 to 6 junior officers
“This is to inform you that the conduct of the 2022 Combined Confirmation and Promotion Examination which was originally scheduled to hold from Tuesday, August 2, and Friday, August 5, 2022, has been postponed
“The examination has now been rescheduled as follows: a deadline for registration closure of portal August 19, 2022 b. date of examination: Tuesday, September 13 to Friday, September 16, 2022.”