The Board of CLEEN Foundation, a non-governmental organization that promotes public safety, security and justice through empirical research, legislative advocacy, demonstration programmes and publications, in partnership with government, civil society and the private sector has appointed an Acting Executive Director, Ruth Olofin, who will be taking over from the outgoing Executive Director, Benson Olugbuo, on September 1, 2021.
This was disclosed in a release by Prof. Etannibi Alemika on behalf of the Trustees and the Board of Directors, CLEEN Foundation.
This comes after the resignation of Olugbuo from CLEEN Foundation to take up an appointment with an Abuja based international organisation as a Country Director, which will take effect by the end of August.
The Board attested that during his two three-year tenures as the Executive Director of CLEEN Foundation, Olugbuo, sustained the culture of diligence, motivated staff and initiated measures towards maintaining CLEEN Foundation as a leading NGO on security and safety and influencing police reform in Nigeria.
The Board expressed gratitude to Olugbuo for his selfless services to the organisation and prayed for his success as Country Director.
The new Acting Executive Director, Ruth Olofin, has been part of the CLEEN Foundation Management Team and was the Manager in charge of programmes.