President tinubu makes new appointments in Information and National Orientation sectors
Written by AIGBOKHAEBHO OKHUELEIGBE on October 19, 2023
President Bola Tinubu has approved the appointment of eight (8) new Chief Executive Officers for Parastatals and Agencies under the Federal Ministry of Information and National Orientation:
This was disclosed in a statement made available to Raypower FM by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Ngelale Ajuri on Thursday.
The appointments are shown below will see;
Lanre Issa Onilu as the DG/CEO of the National Orientation Agency (NOA).
Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) sees Salihu Abdulhamid Dembos reappointed as its DG /CEO, while Dr. Muhammed Bulama becomes DG/CEO of the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN).
National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) gets a new boss, he is Mr. Charles Ebuebu, while Voice of Nigeria (VON) gets Mr. Jibrin Baba Ndace as the DG/CEO.
Advertising Regulatory Council of Nigeria (ARCON) will be Dr. Lekan Fadolapo as its DG/CEO.
News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) has its MD/CEO as Mr. Ali Muhammed Ali.
Nigerian Press Council (NPC) will have Dili Ezughah as its Executive Secretary / CEO.
According to the statement, Ngelale said:
The President tasks the newly entrusted leadership in these important sub-sectors to innovate and create new opportunities for Nigerians to leverage upon through the effective reform of these key institutions of government which function to unify our people, reshape mindsets, and showcase this great nation to the rest of the world.
By these directives of the President, the above listed appointments take immediate effect.