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National Population Commission gets new DG

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Mr Ojogun Tellson Osifo as the Director General of the National Population Commission, NPC.

A letter signed by the Secretary to Government of the Federation Boss Mustapha says his appointment takes effect from 4 August, 2022.

Untill his appointment, Mr Ojogun Tellsson Osifo was data analyst with United Nations Population Fund UNFPA.

After the retirement of the former Director General of the Commission, Alhaji Ghanji Bello, Mrs Patience Mbagwu assumed that position in acting capacity.

Reporting by Joshua Adams, editing by Daniel Adejo