President Goodluck Jonathan, on Monday approved the re-appointment of three chief executives to continue on a second term in office.
This was stated in a statement by Special Assistant on Media to the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Sam Nwaobasi, whch said Dr. Aminu Ladan Sharehu has been reappointed as Director and Chief Executive of the National Teachers Institute Kaduna (NTI) with effect from the 1st of February, 2013;
The statement also said, Engr. Habu A. Gumel has been reappointed as Executive Secretary/ Chief Executive Officer of the National Lottery Trust Fund for a second and final tenure of four years, with effect from the 1st of December, 2013; and Mrs Taiwo Theresa Akande as the Rector of Federal Polytechnic Ado Ekiti for a second and final tenure of four years, with effect from the 19th of December, 2013.
The statement further stated that in a related development, President Jonathan approved the composition and appointments of the Chairmen and members of the Governing Boards of 20 Federal Government Parastatals and Agencies.
According to the statement by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Anyim Pius Anyim, the membership of each Governing Board shall include all the institutional members in accordance with the Enabling Law of the Parastatal/ Agency.
The dates for the formal inauguration of the Governing Boards will be announced in due course by the supervising authorities and Honourable Ministers, Anyim said in the statement.
Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital, Bauchi, has Maj. General Barau (rtd) as its Chairman, while members include Chidi Ovunda Amadi, Alhaji Tanko Yusuf, and Dr. Emmanuel Anteyi.
For National Ear Hospital, Kaduna, Dr Mrs. Abisola Clark is Chairman, while the members are Chukwuka Daniel Nwokolo, Barrister Mathias Eze, Dr. Charles Anokwa, and Mustapha Aliyu Ibrahim.
The National Obstetrics Fistula Centre, Abakaliki has the wife of the Ebonyi State Governor, Mrs Josephine Elechi as Chairman, with Yeye Bola Dare, Nze Imo Umunna, Paul Obanuwa, and Mr. Diamaro Patrice Ayaebi as members.
The National Universities Commission (NUC), has as Chairman, Senator Dr. Ahmadu Ali, and members include Dr. Mohammed Salisu Mijinyawa, Arc. Adamu Jumba, Engr. John Ayere, Barrister Chris Ekwomadu, and Amb. Godson Echegile.
The National Open University of Nigeria has as Chairman, Sen. Ameh Ebute, and 16 members which include, Prof Godwin Soglo, Dr. Usman Matazu, Hon Chudi Offodile, Alhaji Ibrahim Isa Kaita, Dr. Ahaziah Umana, Mr. Funsho Owoyemi, Mr. Peter Aboyeji Onyiloye, Mrs. Lilian Nwankwo, Dr. Ojong Achigbe, Senator Babale Maikarfi, Senator Bright Nwanne, Moshood A. Salvador, Prof S.O. Igwe, and Dr. Kachi Ononuju.
The National Board for Technical Education has as Chairman, Mrs. Yejide Ogundipe while the members include, Hamidu Mamuda, Hon. John Tor-Akume, Mrs. Angela Ajala, and Barrister Oscar Onwudiwe,
The Federal Polytechnic, Bali, Niger State has Col. Theophilus Bamigboye (Rtd) as Chairman while members include, Abubakar Gambo Adamu, Aminu Mohammed Ashiru, Chief Ralph Okey Nwosu, Chief Daniel Yusman Ogwola, Hon. Bisi Kolawole, and
The Federal Polytechnic, Birnin – Kebbi has Adamu Maina Waziri as Chairman and members are Razak Gbadegesin, Hajia Maria Umar Waziri, Abasiubong Okoko, Sir Ambrose Ejiogu, Muzakkiru Sidi Bawa, and Chief Fred Kpakol.
The Federal Polytechnic, Bali, Taraba State has Pastor Yusuf Alfa as Chairman while members are Hon. Nuhu Bobbo Gurin, Shuaibu Garba Farinruwa, Mohammed Babangida Wambai, Alh. Adamu Mohammed, Chief Vero Tangbowei, and Arc. Inno Agbo.
The Federal Polytechnic, Kazaure has Senator (Engr) Onyema Amadi Okoroafor as Chairman and members are Hon. Zailani Mohammed, Hon. Benjamin Sylvanus Obayi, Arc. Mohammed Isa Umar, Hon. Joseph Oforkansi, Mr. Tanimu Adamson, and A. T. Ahmed.
The Federal Polytechnic, Oko, Anambra State has as Chairman, Dr. Christian Azubuike Odukwe, members include Mrs. Blessing Ijebuonwu, Mr. Anthony Odiadi Nyemike, Tanko Isyaku Gwamna, Mrs. Patricia Aina, Mr. Tsho Usani, and Ahmed Sulieman Leda.
The Federal Polytechnic, Ekowe, Bayelsa State has as Chairman, Mr. Bekeakpo Etifa, members are Tijjani Uba Abdullahi, Ashiru Abdullahi Bomo, Major -General Olakunle Akiinyemi (rtd), John Ezievuo, and Chief Dick Bekeme.
The Federal College of Education (Tech) Gusau has Hon Bala Bawa Ka’oje as Chairman, members are Dalhatu Ibrahim Demeji, M. Ashiekh Umara, and Hon. V. Olumide Bamidele.
The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has Dr. Herbert Orji as Chairman, while members include Hon. Kabiru Umar, Hon. Mike Iheanetu, Yakubu Busa Buji, Hon. Ebenezer O. Ayorinde, Isa Badamsi Dahiru, Dennis Sami and Jude Nnorum (SAN).
The Nigerian Press Council has Chief Yinka Akintola as Chairman and members are Chief Ferdinand Uzodinma, Mr. Chidi Abaribe, Hon. Alfred Sunday Bello, and Ibrahim M. Boyi.
The Nigerian Centre for Metallurgical Development has Hon. John Ikemefuna as Chairman, while members are Segun Osifo Akpata, Salisu Bagudu, Ibrahim Lolo, and Chief Sam Iwuchukwu.
The West African Examination Council (WAEC) has Professor Tunde Adeniran as Chairman, members are Igwe Cyprian Ije, Mrs. Ebun Ilorin Jegede, and Hon. Uchennia Orji.
The Teacher’s Registration Council (TRC), has Prof Greg Iwu as Chairman but members were not named.
The National Council for Arts and Culture has Professor Nelson Branbayefa as Chairman, members are Alhaji Saidu Gwadabe, Emma Okafor, and Nneka Igwe.
The National Centre for Women Development has Chief Dr. Mrs Becky Ketebu-Igwe as Chairman, while members Hajia Meiro Momoh, Hajia Binta Kuraye, Hajiya Zulai Bello, Ms. Alice Ochai, and Sulieman Lawal Jarman Kaura.