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Buhari fires Bode George’s wife, appoints new NDLEA boss

19 January 2016, 14:34

Abuja - President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Muhammad Abdallah as the new director of the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Premium Times reports.

The Secretary to Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, who made this disclosure via a statement on Mondays, said the appointment, which took effect from January 11 will last for five years.

The appointment which takes effect from January 11 will be for a first tenure of five years.

Also read: Buhari appoints Maryam Uwais special adviser

Abdallah, a retired Lieutenant Colonel in the Nigeria Army, has a Certificate of Education from Nigeria Defence Academy in 1977, a Bachelor’s Degree in American Politics and Government from Sam Houston State University, Huntville, Texas, USA in 1989, an M. A. Public Administration, LLB and LLM Degrees from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria 2005 and 2011 respectively and Bachelor of Law from the Nigeria Law School in 2006.

Read more at Premium Times

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