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TETFUND gets new Executive Secretary

President Muhamadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Sunday S.T. Echono as the new Executive Secretary of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND).

A statement by the Director Press, Federal Ministry of Education Ben Bem Goong says Mr Echono takes over from Professor Sulaiman Elias Bogoro whose five-year tenure will end on March 18, 2022. 

According to the statement, the New Executive Secretary is an accomplished technocrat, with a diverse wealth of experience spanning Infrastructure, business administration, procurement management, ICT, and the education sectors.

Prior to his appointment, Mr Echono served as Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Education and Member, Board of Trustees of TETfund, among other important National assignments.

Editing by Daniel Adejo.