NPA sounds leadership changes, more than 20 senior staff affected –
The management of the Nigerian Ports Authority has made some changes at the top level of the organization.
Ibrahim Nasiru, Managing Director, Corporate and Strategic Communications, said in a statement on Saturday.
Naziru said the changes are part of the NPA’s pursuit of repositioning the country’s port system as Africa’s preferred cargo destination.
According to him, Madubuike Ugo, General Manager Monitoring and Regulatory Services, is now General Manager Public Private Partnerships.
He added: “Ms. Williams Idowu, Managing Director, Public-Private Partnerships (PPP), takes over as Managing Director, Oversight and Regulatory Services.
“Mr. Ajibola Olagoke, Managing Director, Administration, is now Managing Director, Superannuation; Ms. Moltok Adar, Managing Director, Servicom, moves into administration, while Mr. Musa Yaro, Managing Director, Procurement, now heads the Servicom unit.
“Ms. Anthonia Ohagwa, Managing Director, ICT, moves to Pricing and Invoicing, while Mr. Anthony Edosomwan now heads the ICT department.”
Naziru said Mohammed Shehu, General Manager, Tariff and Billing, is now General Manager, Procurement, while Khadijat Sheidu-Shabi has been renamed General Manager, General Manager’s Office/TA Administration.
Nasiru also said that Abubakar Umar, Deputy Managing Director, Audit (Policy and Compliance), currently heads the finance and investment department.
He said Felix Bassey, Deputy General Manager, HR Operations, will now report to the General Manager, Administration as Deputy General Manager, Administration.
He added: “Ms. Dairo Olufunke, Deputy Director General, Performance Management, is now Deputy Director General, HR Operations.
“Mr. Allen Bankole, Assistant General Manager, Electrical and Corrosion, will now assume the role of General Manager, Engineering.
“Zhimwan Audu, Deputy General Manager, Corporate and Strategic Communications (C&SC), reports to the General Manager, PPP as Deputy General Manager, PPP (New Business).
“Alhassan Ismaila Abubakar, Deputy Managing Director Operations – TA to MD (admin), is transferring to the Abuja Liaison Office as Deputy Managing Director.
“Mr. Richard Terfa, Deputy General Manager PPP – TA at MD (Engineering), is now Deputy General Manager, Facility Management.”
Nasiru said Pella Naphtali Nafarda, Deputy Managing Director, Audit (Finance and Investments), has moved to the Superannuation Department to lead the investment portfolio.
He said that Abdul Sani, Deputy General Manager, Engineering, is now Deputy General Manager, Electrical and Corrosion.
Nasiru said Okeke Angela Uche, Deputy Managing Director, Investment, will report to the Managing Director, Audit, as Deputy Managing Director, Audit (Policy and Compliance).
He said, “Dantiye Zainab Magaji, Deputy General Manager, Administration, reports to the General Manager, HR, as Deputy General Manager, Performance Management.
“Faturoti Adebanjo, Senior Director, Hydrography, reports to the Director General, Engineering, to follow the Deputy Director General, Hydrography.”
He said two technical assistants had also been appointed.
He said, “These are Abubakar Daniya, Senior Accounts Manager, now Executive/Staff Assistant to the General Manager, and Mr. Sadiq Abubakar Lamuwa, Senior Manager, Civil Engineering, now Technical Assistant (Engineering) to the General Manager. general.
Nasiru said all appointments were effective immediately.