President Muhammadu Buhari, has approved
the appointments into the Executive Management positions of some
government agencies and parastatals.
This disclosure was made on Friday night, by the Presidential Spokesman, Femi Adesina.
The statement reads in full:
“The new Chairman of the Board of the
Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), is former Newspaper Editor and
ex-Presidential Spokesman, Duro Onabule.
Other Executive Directors of NTA
include: Steve Egbo, Administration and Training; Abdul Hamid Salihu
Dembos, Marketing; Mohammed Labbo, News; Fatima M. Barda, Finance;
Stephen Okoanachi, Engineering; and Wole Coker, Programmes.
At the Federal Radio Corporation of
Nigeria, FRCN, Aliyu Hayatu is new Chairman, while Buhari Auwalu and
Yinka Amosun, are Zonal Directors, Kaduna and Lagos, respectively.
Under the Ministry of Information and
Culture, the following agencies have new appointees: Nigerian Film
Corporation, Chika Maduekwe, General Manager; National Theatre and
National Troupe of Nigeria, Tar Ukoh; Artistic Director, National
Council for Arts and Culture, Olusegun Runsewe; Director-General,
National Film and Video Censors Board, Folorunsho Coker,
At the National Emergency Management
Agency, NEMA, the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, is Chairman, while the
new Director-General, is Mustapha Yunusa Maihaja.
Other members of the NEMA Board are: the
Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, David Babachir
Lawal; Talba Alkali, representing Ministry of Transport and Aviation;
Rabiu Dagari, Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Ngozi Azadoh, Ministry of
Health; Muhammadu Maccido, Ministry of Interior; Ajisegiri Benson
Akinloye; Ministry of Water Resources, Emmanuel Anebi; Nigerian Armed
Forces; and Salisu Fagge Abdullahi, Nigerian Police Force.