Following their clearance by the Senate and imminent swearing in as ministers, President Muhammadu Buhari has approved replacements for some heads of Federal Government agencies.
Senator Basheer Garba Mohammed has been appointed Federal Commissioner, National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons. He replaces Sadiya Umar Farouk.
A statement signed by presidential spokesman Garba Shehu, Dr. Chioma Ejikeme has been appointed Executive Secretary, Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate. She replaces Sharon O. Ikeazor. While Kashifu Inuwa Abdullahi is now Director General/CEO, National Information Technology Development Agency.
“For Executive Commissioner (Stakeholder Management) Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), President Buhari has forwarded Adeleke Moronfolu Adewolu’s name to the Senate for confirmation as replacement for Sunday Akin Dare,” Shehu said.