President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointments of two governing boards and heads of some education parastatals.
According to a statement made available to to journalists by the Director, Press and Public Relations of the Federal Ministry of Education, Ben Bem Goong those to head some of the agencies are:
Prof. Idris Muhammad Bugaje is now the Executive Secretary, National Board For Technical Education, (NBTE)
Dr. Benjamin Ogbole Abakpa -Executive Secretary, National Senior
Secondary Education Commission, (NSSEC), Abuja .
Prof. Paulinus Chijikoke Okwelle Executive Secretary, National
Commission for Colleges of Education (NCCE) Abuja
Mrs. Hajo Sani , Ambassador / Permanent delegate of Nigeria to United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
Prof. Ibrahim Muhammad – Director/CEO, Nigerian Arabic
Language Village, Ngala, Borno state.
Others are Prof. John Okpako Enaohwo as Chairman, Governing Board,
National Commission for Colleges of Education, (NCCE), Abuja
While Prof. Abdullahi A. Abba is Pro- Chancellor/ Chairman,
Governing Council, Federal
University of Health Sciences
Otukpo, Benue State.
All the appointments are with effect from the 16th March, 2021.