21 April 2017

Nigeria: Buhari Approves Rural Electrification Board

President Muhammadu Buhari, has approved the appointment of a new Board and Executive Management for Rural Electrification Agency.

A statement signed by the Director, Press, Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation OSGF, Bolaji Adebiyi named the Chairman of the Board as Engr. Umaru Maza Maza, while the Managing Director is Mrs. Damilola Ogunbiyi.

Dr. Sanusi Mohammed Ohiare has been appointed as the Executive Director (Rural Electrification); Engr. Muhammad A. Wasaram as Executive Director (Technical Services) and Yewande Odia as Executive Director (Corporate Services). Engr. Alozie Mac and Mr. Rotimi Thomas are appointed as non-Executive Directors.

Furthermore, President Buhari has since confirmed the appointment of Engr. Saleh Dunoma as the Managing Director of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN); Captain Mukhtar Usman as the Director-General of Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) and Captain Fola C. Akinkotu as the Managing Director of Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA).

The appointments take immediate effect.

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