President Buhari appoints new NEPC CEO

President Muhammadu Buhari accepted Dr Ezra Yakusak’s nomination as the new Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer of the Nigeria Export Promotion Council, NEPC, on Tuesday.

The president’s spokeswoman, Garba Shehu, revealed the situation in a statement issued and made available to journalists on Tuesday night.

The appointment is for a four-year initial term, according to the announcement, and is made under Section 7 (1) of the NEPC (Establishment) Act, 1987.

The position, according to Mr. Garba, will begin on November 27, 2021.

READ: Buhari appoints new CEO for Nigerian Export Promotion Council

Dr. Yakusak was the Director, Policy and Strategy, NEPC, until his appointment. He holds a PhD in commercial law from Ahmadu Bello University.

He has also served on the Council’s Governing Board as Secretary.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.