14 November 2006

Nigeria: New SA to the President Appointed

Abuja — President Olusegun Obasanjo has approved the appointment of Mr. Matt Osayaba Aikhionbare as his Special Assistant for Policy & Programme Monitoring.

Until his new appointment, Mr. Aikhionbare was Special Assistant to the President's Special Adviser (Policy & Programme Monitoring).

He was Secretary to the Edo State Government from June 2001 to May 2003.

The appointment took effect from November 13 2006.

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