President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointments of new heads for some agencies under the Federal Ministry of Education.
The appointments were made known in Abuja on Wednesday in a statement signed by Bem Goong, the Ministry’s Director of Press and Public Affairs.
The newly appointed executives include Professor Akpama Ibar (Executive Secretary, National Commission For Mass Literacy, Adult And Non-Formal Education); Professor Chinwe Anunobi (Director/CEO, National Library) and Prof. Musa Maitafsir (Director/CEO, National Teachers Institute).
The three appointments, according to the statement, took effect from September 2 and would each be for an initial tenure of five years.
The Ministry’s representative added that Buhari also approved the reappointment of the Registrar/CEO, Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN), Professor Josiah Ajiboye, for a second and final tenure of five years, with effect from August 1.
Professor Bashir Usman has also been reappointed as the Executive Secretary, National Commission for Nomadic Education, for a second and final tenure of five years.
Goong said the appointments were given in continuation of the sustained efforts by the FG to further strengthen effective service delivery in the education sector.