- Adamu Adaji has been appointed as the director-general of the National Boundary Commission (NBC)
- Adaji's appointment was confirmed on Tuesday, August 11, by President Muhammadu Buhari
- The appointment of the new NBC's boss was contained in a statement signed by SGF Boss Mustapha
Following his meeting with service chiefs, President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, August 11, appointed Adamu Adaji as the director-general of the National Boundary Commission (NBC).
According to a statement signed by the Secretary to Government of the Federation (SGF) Boss Mustapha, Adaji's appointment took effect from Friday, August 7.
The NBC's head of information, Ovuakporie Efe, disclosed that the appointment will last a duration of four years.
Part of the appointment letter read: “I am pleased to inform you that Muhammadu Buhari, President, Federal Republic of Nigeria, has approved your appointment as the Director-General of the National Boundary Commission for an initial term of four years...
“This appointment is with effect from August 7, 2020, and your emoluments and other conditions of service shall be provided under the certain political, public and judicial office-holders (salaries and allowances), amendment Act, 2008.”
Meanwhile, Legit.ng reported that President Buhari had approved the appointment of Senator Gbenga Ashafa as the Managing Director of the Federal Housing Authority.
This was disclosed by Gawat Jubril, the Senior Special Assistant to Governor Sanwo-Olu on New Media, via Twitter on Wednesday, August 5. Jubril noted that the appointment was with immediate effect.
Also, President Buhari appointed former Kano 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. Yakasai 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.
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