Tinubu Sacks CEOs of NBC, FRCN, NTA, VON, Others, Appoints Replacements

President Bola Tinubu has sacked eight Chief Executives in various agencies under the Federal Ministry of Information and in their place appointed new helmsmen.

In a press statement issued on Thursday evening by Ajuri Ngelale,  presidential Spokesman, “The President tasks the newly entrusted leadership in these important sub-sectors to innovate and create new opportunities for Nigerians to leverage upon through the effective reform of these key institutions of government which function to unify our people, reshape mindsets, and showcase this great nation to the rest of the world.”

All the appointments take immediate effect.


The new appointees and their portfolios are:


(1) National Orientation Agency (NOA) — Director-General / CEO — Mr. Lanre Issa-Onilu


(2) Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) — Director-General / CEO — Mr. Salihu Abdulhamid Dembos


(3) Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN) — Director-General / CEO — Dr. Muhammed Bulama


(4) National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) — Director-General / CEO — Mr. Charles Ebuebu


(5) Voice of Nigeria (VON) — Director-General / CEO — Mr. Jibrin Baba Ndace


(6) Advertising Regulatory Council of Nigeria (ARCON) — Director-General / CEO — Dr. Lekan Fadolapo


(7) News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) — Managing Director / CEO — Mr. Ali Muhammed Ali


(8) Nigerian Press Council (NPC) — Executive Secretary / CEO — Mr. Dili Ezughah

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *