President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointments of persons into key establishments in the education sector.
A statement by the Director, Press and Public Relations of the Federal Ministry of Education, Mr Ben Bem Goong listed the appointments to include; Prof. John Okpako Enaohwo as Chairman, Governing Board, National Commission for Colleges of Education, (NCCE), Abuja. Prof. Abdullahi A. Abba – Pro- Chancellor/ Chairman, Governing Council, Federal University of Health Sciences Otukpo, Benue State.
Prof. Idris Muhammad Bugaje as Executive Secretary, National Board For Technical Education, (NBTE Kaduna) and Dr. Benjamin Ogbole Abakpa as Executive Secretary, National Senior Secondary Education Commission, (NSSEC), Abuja.
Others are Prof. Paulinus Chijikoke Okwelle as Executive Secretary, National Commission for Colleges of Education (NCCE) Abuja, Prof. Ibrahim Muhammad as Director/CEO, Nigerian Arabic Language Village, Ngala, Borno state and Mrs. Hajo Sani (OON) as Ambassador / Permanent Delegate of Nigeria to United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO).
According to the statement, all the appointments are with effect from the 16th March 2021.