NAN, Press Council, 7 others get New CEOs
By Latifat Opoola
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Chief
Executive Officers for nine of the agencies under the Federal Ministry
of Information and Culture.
A statement by the Ministry said the approval letter was conveyed to the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, by Prof. Ibrahim
Gambari, Chief of Staff to the President, on Tuesday.
The letter contained the appointment of Mr. Buki Ponle as the Managing Director of the News Agency of Nigeria while Mr. Nura Sani Kangiwa was named the Director General, National
Institute for Hospitality and Tourism.
Mr. Francis Ndubuisi Nwosu was appointed the Executive Secretary,
Nigerian Press Council; Mr. Ebeten William Ivara, Director General,
National Gallery of Arts; Mr. Olalekan Fadolapo, Registrar/CEO of
Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria and Prof. Sunday Enessi
Ododo, General Manager/CEO, National Theatre.
Others are Mr. Ado Mohammed Yahuza, Executive Secretary/CEO, National
Institute for Cultural Orientation; Prof. Aba Isa Tijjani, Director
General, National Commission for Museums and Monuments and Mrs.
Oluwabunmi Ayobami Amao, Director General, Centre For Black And
African Arts And Civilization.
The statement said their appointments take effect from 1 Sept. 2020.