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FG appoints new DGs of NBC, FRCN, NTA, VON, NOA, NAN

25 May 2016, 17:24

Abuja - President Muhammadu Buhari led Federal Government on Wednesday appointed Chief Executives of six different information-related parastatals under the Ministry of Information and Culture.

The appointments were announced in Abuja by the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed in a statement by Segun Adeyemi, Special Adviser to the Minister.

Also read: Buhari fires DGs of NTA, FRCN, VON, NAN, NBC

The new Chief Executives are: Ishaq Modibo Kawu – Director-General, Nigerian Broadcasting Commission (NBC);  Mansur Liman – Director-General, Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN); Yakubu Mohammed – Director-General, Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), Dr. Garba Abari, Director-General, National Orientation Agency (NOA); Bayo Onanuga – Managing Director, News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) and Osita Okechukwu – Director-General, Voice of Nigeria (VON)

The new appointees replace the Chief Executives of the parastatals who were disengaged on Feb. 15 2016.

The appointments take immediate effect.

- News 24


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