The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has approved the appointment of Olukayode Pitan as the Managing Director of the Bank of Industry, BoI, with Dikko AbdulRahman appointed chairman of the bank’s governing board.
Osinbajo also appointed Ali Usman as chairman of the National Pension Commission, PenCom, and named Funsho Doherty as the Director-General of the commission.
While Pitan takes over from Waheed Olagunju who was the BoI MD, Doherty replaces Dikko, who only spent about a month as the head of the commission.
This was contained in a statement issued on Saturday by the Director of Press in the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Chris Okeke, who said they were with immediate effect, with exception of those subjected to confirmation by the senate.
According to the statement, Emeka Nwakpa was made the chairman, governing board of the Consumer Protection Council, CPC. Other appointments were Manase Benga – executive commissioner; Zaki Magawata – executive commissioner; Ben Ovison – executive commissioner and Nyerere Ayim – executive commissioner.