Meet Engr. Usman Abubakar from SANDAMU – the Chairman Nigeria Railway Corporation
President Buhari appointed Engineer Usman Abubakar who hails from Sandamu local government of Katsina among the 13 newly appointed heads of agencies of Nigeria on Monday, 27th September 2016.
KATSINA POST checks reveal that Engineer Usman Abubakar has vast experience in both public and private sectors. He hails from Sandamu local government and was the Katsina pioneer commissioner of works in 1987.
Usman Abubakar was also the chairman Jebba paper mills, Daura Tannery and a private company Interlinked Technologies.
Then, the President Muhammadu Buhari also appointed Chief Executives for 13 Federal Government agencies.
Bolaji Adebiyi, the Director of Press in the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) stated this in a statement in Abuja.
He listed the appointments are as follows:
Joseph Ari: Director-General, Industrial Training Fund
Isa Ibrahim: Director-General, National Information Technology Development Agency
Simbi Wabote: Executive Secretary, Nigerian Content Monitoring Board
Aboloma Anthony: Director-General, Standards Organisation of Nigeria
Mamman Amadu: Director-General, Bureau of Public Procurement
Sharon Ikeazor: Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate
Akodundo Gloria: National Coordinator, New Partnership for Africa’s Development
Ahmed Bobboi: Executive Secretary, Petroleum Equalization Fund
Umana Umana: Managing Director, Oil, and Gas Free Zone Authority
Sa’adiya Faruq: Federal Commissioner, National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons
Usman Abubakar: Chairman, Nigeria Railway Corporation
Bello Gusau: Executive Secretary, Petroleum Technology Development Fund
Yewande Sadiku: Executive Secretary, National Investment Promotion Commission.