President Buhari Appoints New Heads For Education Agencies

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointments of new Chief Executives for some agencies under the Federal Ministry of Education.


The appointments were made known in a statement signed and made available to journalists by the Director of Media Federal Ministry of Education, Ben Bem Goong.


According to the statement, the appointments were in continuation of the sustained efforts by the federal government to further strengthen effective service delivery in the education sector.


The new appointees were listed as Prof. Akpama Ibar as Executive Secretary, National Commission for Mass Literacy, Adult and Non-Formal Education; Prof. Chinwe Anunobi, Director/CEO, National Library; and Prof. Musa Maitafsir as Director/CEO, National Teachers Institute.


“The three appointments took effect from September 2nd and would each be for an initial tenure of five years,” he said.


Goong added that the president also approved the reappointment of the Registrar/CEO, Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN), Prof. Josiah Ajiboye, for a second and final tenure of five years with effect from August 1.


Similarly, Prof. Bashir Usman has been reappointed as the Executive Secretary, National Commission for Nomadic Education for a second and final tenure of five years.


Source: Voice of Nigeria