- Former Kano lawmaker Abdulmumin Jibrin has secured a presidential appointment
- A statement by Governor Ganduje's media aide indicates that President Buhari has appointed Jibrin as the new Executive Director of Federal Housing Authority
- The Kano state governor congratulated Jibrin and thanked President Buhari for the appointment
President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed former lawmaker Abdulmumin Jibrin as the new Executive Director of Federal Housing Authority (Business Development in charge of Commercial, Corporate and Social Housing).
This was revealed in a tweet by Salihu Yakasai, a media aide to Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano state on Wednesday, August 5.
Yakasis said Governor Ganduje congratulated Jibrin on the new appointment and also thanked President Buhari for finding the former lawmaker worthy of the position.
"H.E @GovUmarGanduje congratulates Hon @AbdulAbmJ on his appointment as the new Executive Director of Federal Housing Authority (Business Development in charge of Commercial, Corporate and Social Housing). The Governor also thanked the President @MBuhari for the appointment," the governor's aide tweeted.
In a related development, President Buhari has approved the appointment of Barrister Amos Isaac Azi as the chairman of the Investments and Securities Tribunal.
Until his latest appointment, Azi was a staff member of the Securities & Exchange Commission.
A statement from the IST said the appointment is for an initial period of five years and took effect from Friday, July 17.
Legit.ng gathers that President Buhari has also approved the reappointment of Barrister Nosa Osemwengie as a full-time member of the investment tribunal for a second and final term of four years.
The appointment took effect from Saturday, August 1, 2020.
In another report, President Buhari has hailed the security chiefs for offering their best in the fight against insecurity in the country.
The president, however, gave directives for the overhauling of the total security architecture and mandated the security chiefs to come up with a new strategy against the menace of bandits and insurgents.
Addressing the security chiefs during a meeting on Tuesday, August 4, attended by the national security adviser, Babagana Monguno, President Buhari expressed displeasure over the worsening state of the security of the country.
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