President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Kashifu Inuwa Abdullahi as the new Director General/CEO, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA).
This was contained in a press statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the President (Media & Publicity), Garba Shehu, announcing the replacements for heads of Federal Government agencies that were recently appointed as ministers.
According to the Statement, Sen. Basheer Garba Mohammed has been appointed Federal Commissioner, National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons.
He replaces Sadiya Umar Farouk.
Also, Dr. Chioma Ejikeme has been appointed Executive Secretary, Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate, replacing 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.
The appointments take immediate effect.