President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, has approved new appointments in parastatals under the Federal Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy to fast-track the targets and mandate of the Ministry.
A release issued by his media aide, Femi Adesina, showed Prof. Adeolu Akande (South West) replacing Senator Olabiyi Durojaiye (South West) as Chairman, Board of Commissioners of the Nigerians Communications Commission (NCC) subject to Senate confirmation.
Mr Uche Onwude (South East) replaces Senator Ifeanyi Godwin Ararume (South East) as NCC Non-Executive Commissioner, also subject to Senate confirmation.
In the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Dr Abubakar Sa’id replaces Prof. Adeolu Akande as Board Chairman of the agency. Also in NITDA, Dr. Habibu Ahmed Imam (North West) replaces Dr Lawal Bello Moriki (North West), while Dr. Mohammed Sa’idu Kumo has been appointed as Board Member.
Source: Dailytrust – https://www.dailytrust.com.ng/breaking-buhari-appoints-new-heads-for-ncc-nitda-others.html