Nine NPC Commissioners Re-Appointed

 Nine NPC Commissioners Re-Appointed


President Bola Tinubu Appoints 20 Federal Commissioners in the National Population Commission

President Bola Tinubu has made some important appointments in the National Population Commission (NPC). He has reappointed nine current federal commissioners and appointed 11 new commissioners. Let’s find out more about this!

Swift Response to Key Initiatives

President Tinubu’s decision to appoint these commissioners comes right after the launch of some critical initiatives. This shows how important the NPC is for Nigeria’s governance. President Tinubu recently inaugurated the Electronic Civil Registration and Vital Statistics System, the National Geospatial Data Repository, and the National Coordination Committee on Civil Registration and Vital Statistics (CRVS).

Reappointed Commissioners

Let’s talk about the commissioners who have been reappointed for a second term. They are:

  • Dr. Clifford Zirra from Adamawa
  • Mr. Chidi Ezeoke from Anambra
  • Isa Buratai representing Borno
  • Dr. Tony Aiyejina from Edo
  • Mr. Ejike Ezeh hailing from Enugu
  • Abubakar Damburam from Gombe
  • Prof. Uba Nnabue, an indigene of Imo
  • Mudashiru Hussain from Osun
  • Mr. Saany Sale, representing Taraba

Tinubu Signs N2.17 Trillion

New Appointees

Now, let’s meet the new commissioners who have joined the NPC:

  • Emmanuel Eke from Abia
  • Alex Ukam from Cross River
  • Blessyn Brume-Ataguba representing Delta
  • Dr. Jeremiah Nwankwegu hailing from Ebonyi
  • Ms. Sa’adatu Garba from Kaduna
  • Dr. Aminu Tsanyawa representing Kano
  • Yori Afolabi from Kogi
  • Olakunle Sobukola representing Ogun
  • Temitayo Oluwatuyi from Ondo
  • Ms. Mary Afan, an indigene of Plateau
  • Mr. Ogiri Henry from Rivers

A Presidential Charge

President Tinubu has given an important mission to both the new and returning NPC Federal Commissioners. He wants them to successfully implement all the measures taken by his administration to produce accurate population data. This data will help find lasting solutions to Nigeria’s socio-political and economic challenges.

The National Population Commission plays a vital role in shaping Nigeria’s future. It provides essential data for decision-making and development planning in the country.

With these appointments, President Tinubu has shown his commitment to ensuring that the NPC is well-equipped to face the demographic challenges in Nigeria. The reappointment of experienced commissioners and the introduction of new talent highlight his dedication to this important task.

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply