From Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved two new appointments, including Tijjani Yahaya Kaura as Managing Director of the Oil and Gas Free Zones Authority (OGFZA) for a three-year term.
He has also approved the appointment of Augustine Umahi as Secretary of Revenue Mobilisation, Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC), for an initial term of four years.
According to a statement issued by the Director of Information in the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (OSGF), Mr Willie Bassey, the President also approved the re-appointment of Captain Junaid Abdullahi as the Executive Secretary of the Border Communities Development Agency (BCDA), for a final four-year term.
“President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, has approved the following new appointments: Tijjani Yahaya Kaura, Managing Director of Oil & Gas Free Zones Authority, for an initial term of three (3) years effective from18th July;
“Mr Augustine Chukwu Umahi, Secretary, Revenue Mobilisation, Allocation & Fiscal Commission for an initial term of four (4) years from 6th July 2022.
“Also, President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the renewal of the appointment of Captain Junaid Abdullahi, Executive Secretary, Border Communities Development Agency (BCDA), for a final term of four (4) years with effect from 22nd September 2022.
“The President congratulates all the appointees and urged them to bring their wealth of experience to bear on their appointments,” the statement said.