President Bola Tinubu has approved the appointment of new and returning chief executives to fresh terms in office across multiple agencies under the Federal Ministry of Communications, Innovation, and Digital Economy:
The new appointees are Aminu Maida, EVC/CEO, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Nkechi Egerton-Idehen, Managing Director, MD/CEO, Nigerian Communications Satellite Limited, NIGCOMSAT, and Kashifu Inuwa Abdullahi, and Inuwa, DG/CEO, National Information Technology Development Agency, NITDA, and Vincent Olatunji, national commissioner/CEO, Nigeria Data Protection Commission (NDPC) and Tola Odeyemi, postmaster general/ CEO, Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST) — Tola Odeyemi.
Furthermore, in line with President Bola Tinubu’s determination to maximally leverage on Nigeria’s proven technological and digital economic prowess to reposition the nation’s economy toward greater financial inclusion, the President has approved the appointment of a new Special Adviser to the President.
Special Adviser to the president on Technology and Digital Economy is Idris Alubankudi
By this directive of the President, the above-mentioned appointments take immediate effect, according to Ajuri Ngelale, special adviser to the president, Media & Publicity, October 11.