Buhari Appoints Adamu, New Chairman of AMCON
By Ngozi Onyeakusi — President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed a new chairman for the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON. He is Edward Lametek Adamu.
In a letter sent to the Senate today asking for confirmation of the nominee, the president also named new board members for the Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS.
The new board members are: James Yakwen Ayuba (North Central), Ado Danjuma (North West), Adam Baba Mohammed (North East), A. Ikeme Osakwe (South East), Adewale Ogunyomade (South West) and Ehile Adetola Aigbangbee (South South).
The representatives of the Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) also named by the President are: Ladidi Bara’atu Mohammed (Office of the Attorney-General of the Federation), Godwin Emefiele (Central Bank of Nigeria) and Fatima Z. Hayatu (Ministry of Finance).
Others are Maagbe S. Adaa (Revenue Mobilization Allocation and Fiscal Commission), Umar Ajiya (Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation), Deputy Comptroller General T.M. Isah (Nigeria Customs Service) and the Registrar General of the Corporate Affairs Commission