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President Buhari makes new appointments in the FCT

President Muhammadu Buhari, based on the recommendation of the FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, has approved the appointment of Mandate Secretaries, Executive Secretary of the Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA), Heads of Agencies and Personal Aides into relevant positions in the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA).

A statement by Anthony Ogunleye Chief press secretary to Minister says the appointments are targeted at repositioning the FCTA into a more robust and service oriented administrative structure for optimal productivity.

They are;


1.Ibrahim Abubakar Dantsoho Secretary, Area Council Services Secretariat

2.Abubakar Ibrahim Secretary, Agricultural & Rural Development Secretariat

3.Sani Dahir El-Katazu Secretary, Education

4.Dr. Abubakar Tafida Secretary, Health & Human Services Secretariat

5.Muhammad B. Umar Secretary, Legal Services Secretariat

6.Hadiza Mahammed Kabir Secretary, Social Development Secretariat

7.Zakari Angulu Dobi Secretary, Transportation Secretariat

8.Agboola Lukman Dabiri Secretary, Economic Planning, Revenue Generation and PPP

9.Obinna Francis Ogwuegbu Coordinator, Satellite Towns Development. Department

10.Umar Shuaibu Coordinator, Abuja Metropolitan Management Council

11.Engr. Shehu Hadi Ahmed Executive Secretary, FCDA

12.Ibrahim Damisa MD, Abuja Broadcasting Corporation

13.Dr. Muhammed B. Kawu General Manager, Hospital Management Board

 Similarly, the Minister also approved the appointment of personal aides for the Office of the Minister and Office of the Minister of State. They are:


1.Mohammed Bashir Mai-Bornu. Chief of Staff

2. Abubakar Sani. Senior Special Assistant (Media)

3. Abuzarri Suleiman Ribadu Senior Special Assistant (Special Duties)

4.Imolehin Akintunde Babatope. Senior Special Assistant (Environment & Waste Management.)

5.Ikharo Attah Senior Special Assistant (Monitoring, Inspection & Enforcement)

6.Ibrahim Ismaila Senior Special Assistant (Lands, Urban & Regional Planning)

7.Isiyaku Tanko Yamawo Senior Special Assistant (Community Relations)

8. Abu Salihu Muhammed Senior Special Assistant (Security)

9.Barr. Lawal Yusuf. Senior Special Assistant (legal & Multi-lateral Cooperation)

10.Dr. Ejike Oji. Senior Special Assistant (Health & Hospital Management)

11.Chika Alexander Nwatu Senior Special Assistant (Community Relations)

12.Ardo Hassan JIbo Special Assistant (Community Relations)

13.Abdullahi Danladi Galadima. Special Assistant (Community Relations)

14.Musa Dikko Bwari Special Assistant (Community Relations)

15.Barr. Zainab Marwa Abubakar. Special Assistant (Community Relations)

16.Hailmary Ogolo Aipoh Special Assistant (Community Relations)

17. Isaac David Special Assistant (Youth Matters)

Editing by Daniel Adejo.