The President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammad Buhari, has approved new management at the Nigeria Communications Satellite (NIGCOMSAT) Ltd.
The new Board Chairman of NIGCOMSAT is Yusuf Kazaure, who was the immediate past Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Galaxy Backbone Arch.
He takes over from Chief George Moghalu who is now the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of the Nigeria Inland Water Ways (NIWA).
President Buhari also appointed three new Executive Directors so as to strengthen and improve the vision of the company.
The three Executive Directors will work within the supervision of the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ibrahim Ali Pantami.
Professor Abdu Bambale from the University of Kano replaced Mr Kolawole Raji Kazeem as the Executive Director, Technical. He is a Professor of Business and Entrepreneur at Bayero University, Kano. Professor Bambale holds a Doctorate of Philosophy from University of Utara, Malaysia.
Mr Hadi Mohammed replaced Mallam Mohammed Lema as the Executive Director, Finance and Administration. He holds a B.sc, Public Administration and M.sc, Business Administration.
Dr Najeem Folasayo Salaam replaced Barrister Samson Osagie as the new Executive Director, Marketing and Business Development. He was a two-time speaker of the Osun State House of Assembly.