President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday approved the removal of the heads of 23 federal government agencies and announced their replacements.
Key agencies of government affected by the shake-up included the National Pension Commission (Pencom), Nigeria Insurance Commission (NAICOM) among the others.
PenComs will now be headed by Dikko Aliyu Abdulrahman as Director General, though subject to Senate confirmation, while Funso Doherty was named the commission’s chairman.
Also, Akin Akinwale, Abubakar Zaki Magawata, Ben Oviosun and Nyerere Ayim were named executive commissioners of Pencom.
while of that Nigeria Insurance Commission (NAICOM) has Sunday Thomas as Deputy Commissioner