PRESIDENT BUHARI APPROVES NEW APPOINTMENTS

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the Appointment of Chief Executive Officers of Agencies in the Federal Ministries of Health, Information and Culture, Education, Power, Works, and Housing, and Resident Electoral Commissioners in the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). He charged them to reinvigorate the Agencies in the delivery on their mandates through a renewed commitment to transparency, accountability, and service delivery with integrity. The appointments are:

FEDERAL MINISTRY OF HEALTH

  1. DR. ABDULKAREEM JIKA YUSUF, MEDICAL DIRECTOR FEDERAL NEUROPSYCHIATRIC HOSPITAL KADUNA, KADUNA STATE INITIAL TERM OF FOUR YEARS WITH EFFECT FROM 8TH APRIL 2018

  2. DR. ABUBAKAR MUSA MEDICAL DIRECTOR FEDERAL MEDICAL CENTRE, NGURU YOBE STATE RENEWAL OF APPOINTMENT OF FOUR YEARS WITH EFFECT FROM 3rd JULY 2017

  3. DR. ABDULLAHI IBRAHIM MEDICAL DIRECTOR FEDERAL MEDICAL CENTRE AZARE BAUCHI STATE RENEWAL OF APPOINTMENT OF FOUR YEARS WITH EFFECT FROM 2nd APRIL 2018

  4. DR. NASIR IBRAHIM UMAR MEDICAL DIRECTOR NATIONAL OBSTETRIC FISTULA CENTRE, BAUCHI BAUCHI STATE RENEWAL OF APPOINTMENT OF FOUR YEARS WITH EFFECT FROM 8th APRIL 2018

  5. DR. ILIASU ADEAGBO AHMED MEDICAL DIRECTOR FEDERAL MEDICAL CENTRE, OWO ONDO STATE INITIAL TERM OF FOUR YEARS WITH EFFECT FROM 8th APRIL 2018

  6. DR. ALIYU MUHAMMAD EL-LADAN MEDICAL DIRECTOR NATIONAL OBSTETRIC FISTULA CENTRE KATSINA, KATSINA STATE RENEWAL OF APPOINTMENT OF FOUR YEARS WITH EFFECT FROM 8th APRIL 2018

FEDERAL MINISTRY OF INFORMATION AND CULTURE

  1. DR. (MRS) STELLA MOROUNMUBO OYEDEPO, GENERAL-MANAGER, NATIONAL THEATRE, LAGOS INITIAL TERM OF FOUR YEARS WITH EFFECT FROM 8TH APRIL 2018, IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE ESTABLISHMENT ACT, ESPECIALLY SECTIONS 7 AND 8 OF THE NATIONAL THEATRE AND NATIONAL TROUPE OF NIGERIA ACT 1991 WITH THIS APPOINTMENT, THE PRESIDENT HAS SEPARATED THE LEADERSHIP OF THE NATIONAL THEATER FROM NATIONAL TROUP OF NIGERIA

FEDERAL MINISTRY OF EDUCATION

  1. DR. BABA DAVID DANJUMA RECTOR, FEDERAL POYLTECHNIC, IDAH KOGI STATE INITIAL TERM OF FOUR YEARS WITH EFFECT FROM 27TH DECEMBER 2017

  2. DR. USMAN M. KALLAMU RECTOR FEDERAL POYLTECHNIC, DAMATURU YOBE STATE INITIAL TERM OF FOUR YEARS WITH EFFECT FROM 8TH APRIL 2018

  3. DR. (TPL) JIMAH MOMODU SANUSI RECTOR FEDERAL POYLTECHNIC, AUCHI, EDO STATE INITIAL TERM OF FOUR YEARS WITH EFFECT FROM 23rd FEBRUARY 2018

  4. DR. DAYO HEPHZIBAH OLADEBEYE RECTOR, FEDERAL POLYTECHNIC, ADO EKITI, EKITI STATE, INITIAL TERM OF FOUR YEARS WITH EFFECT FROM 23rd FEBRUARY 2018

  5. ARCH SANUSI GUMAU RECTOR FEDERAL POLYTECHNIC, BAUCHI, BAUCHI STATE INITIAL TERM OF FOUR YEARS WITH EFFECT FROM 23rd FEBRUARY 2018

  6. PROF. TOMUNOMI M. ABBEY RECTOR FEDERAL POLYTECHNIC, OIL & GAS BONNY, RIVERS STATE, INITIAL TERM OF FOUR YEARS WITH EFFECT FROM 23rd FEBRUARY 2018

  7. ENGR. OMOKUNGBE OBAFEMI OMOSENI RECTOR, YABA COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY, LAGOS LAGOS STATE INITIAL TERM OF FOUR YEARS WITH EFFECT FROM 30th JANUARY 2018

  8. PROF FARUK RASHID HARUNA PROVOST FEDERAL COLLEGE OF EDUCATION, KONTAGORA, NIGER STATE INITIAL TERM OF FOUR YEARS WITH EFFECT FROM 27th MARCH 2018

POWER, WORKS AND HOUSING

  1. USMAN GUR MOHAMMED MANAGING – DIRECTOR TRANSMISSION COMPANY OF NIGERIA, (TCN) INITIAL TERM OF FOUR YEARS WITH EFFECT FROM 1st FEBRUARY 2018

INDEPENDENT NATIONAL ELECTORAL COMMISSION (INEC)

  1. DR. EMMANUEL ALEX HART
    RESIDENT ELECTORAL COMMISSIONER, INITIAL TERM OF FIVE YEARS WITH EFFECT FROM 17TH APRIL, 2018

  2. MOHAMMED MAGAJI IBRAHIM
    RESIDENT ELECTORAL COMMISSIONER, INITIAL TERM OF FIVE YEARS WITH EFFECT FROM 17TH APRIL, 2018

  3. DR. CYRIL OMOROGBE
    RESIDENT ELECTORAL COMMISSIONER, INITIAL TERM OF FIVE YEARS WITH EFFECT FROM 17TH APRIL, 2018

  4. DR. UTHMAN ABDULRAHMAN AJIDABA
    RESIDENT ELECTORAL COMMISSIONER, INITIAL TERM OF FIVE YEARS WITH EFFECT FROM 17TH APRIL, 2018

  5. MR. SEGUN AGBAJE RESIDENT ELECTORAL COMMISSIONER INITIAL TERM OF FIVE YEARS WITH EFFECT FROM 17TH APRIL, 2018

  6. BABA ABBA YUSUF
    RESIDENT ELECTORAL COMMISSIONER, INITIAL TERM OF FIVE YEARS WITH EFFECT FROM 17TH APRIL, 2018

  7. YAHAYA BELLO RESIDENT ELECTORAL COMMISSIONER INITIAL TERM OF FIVE YEARS WITH EFFECT FROM 17TH APRIL, 2018

    The Resident Electoral Commissioners will be sworn in by the INEC Chairman at INEC Headquarters on Tuesday, 17th April, 2018 at 10.00a.m

(Signed) LAWRENCE OJABO, Director Information, Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation