President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed former Super Eagles player and Assistant Coach, Daniel Amokachi, as Nigeria’s Football Ambassador. Amokachi will assist the Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development to scout for talents as the nation’s Football Ambassador. This was disclosed in a statement signed on Tuesday by Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to... Continue Reading →
President Muhammadu Buhari has sent the name of Dr. Kingsley Isitua Obiora to the Senate for confirmation as Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria. In a letter to President of the Senate, Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan, President Buhari said the nomination was in accordance with the provision of Section 8(1) (2) of the Central... Continue Reading →
Immediate-past Managing Director of the Rural Electrification Agency, Ms. Damilola Ogunbiyi, has assumed duty at her new job at the United Nations. A UN spokesman, Mr. Farhan Haq, made this known to the News Agency of Nigeria in New York on Tuesday. Haq said Ogunbiyi, who was appointed Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General on Sustainable... Continue Reading →
The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd.), has made new appointments in parastatals under the Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy, according to a State House statement by his media aide, Mr. Femi Adesina. At the Nigerian Communications Commission, Prof Adeolu Akande (South West) replaces Senator Olabiyi Durojaiye (South West) as Chairman, Board of Commissioners,... Continue Reading →
President Muhammadu Buhari has sacked his media aide, Lauretta Onochie. The president reappointed Femi Adesina and Garba Shehu as Special Adviser on Media and Publicity and Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, respectively. Also reappointed is Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Office of the Vice President.