Goodluck Jonthan has sacked Suratu Umar as Executive Secretary of NIPC and has appointed Hassan-Baba to take over the seat.
Special Adviser to GEJ, Reuben Abati released a statement on the issue and it reads,
President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has approved the appointment of Mrs. Uju Aisha Hassan-Baba, as the new Executive Secretary/Chief Executive of the Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC).
Mrs. Hassan-Baba takes over from Mrs. Saratu Altine Umar who has been relieved of her appointment as the Executive Secretary/Chief Executive of NIPC with immediate effect.
The new Executive Secretary/Chief Executive had served previously as Director-General, Legal Aid Council of Nigeria, Attorney-General and Commissioner of Justice in Anambra State and Director, Legal Services, Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment.
President Jonathan thanks the out-going Executive Secretary/Chief Executive for her services and wishes her well in her future endeavours.
Special Adviser to the President
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