…….by Abisoye Shola…………
Following the retirement of Adams Jatau the former General Manager Corporate and Strategic Communications, the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has announced the appointment of four new General Managers and eight Assistant General Managers.
In a statement obtained by our correspondent signed by Ibrahim Nasiru, Assistant General Manager, Corporate & Strategic Communications, the appointments were part of the management’s commitment to motivating its workforce and building a formidable succession plan in line with the federal character principle.
The newly appointed General Managers are: Olaseni Alakija, who becomes General Manager, Corporate & Strategic Communications, Patricia Aboh(Mrs), General Manager Servicom; Engr. Sylvester Nwankwo, General Manager, MD’s Office and Engr (Mrs.) Anthonia Ohagwa, General Manager, ICT
The newly appointed Assistant General Managers are Naphtali Pella, now AGM, Audit (Finance & Investment); Adesina Salau, AGM, Land & Estate, Zainab Dantiye(Mrs), AGM, Administration, and Nansel Zhimwan, AGM, Corporate & Strategic Communications.
Others include Benjamin Oluyori; AGM, Enterprise & Risk Management, Ruth Boyo (Mrs), AGM, Investments, Engr. Mukhtar Isah, AGM, Civil, and Felix Adekunle AGM, ICT (Network & Communications). With these appointments, the Authority has a total number of 21 GMs and 60 AGMs.
While congratulating the new appointees, the management of the Authority charges them to justify the confidence reposed in them by discharging their duties responsibly.
The appointments take immediate effec