Buhari suspends NPA MD, Hadiza Usman

….As Mohammed Bello-Koko takes charge

Abuja (Precise Post) – President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the of the Nigeria Ports Authority, Hadiza Usman to step aside from her role.

Her comes as the Ministry of , headed by Mr , sets up an Administrative Panel of Inquiry to investigate the management.

Mr Mohammed Bello-Koko, an Executive Director at the , will replace Usman for the duration of the investigation, a statement signed by presidential spokesman Garba Shehu on Thursday said.

“President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the recommendation of the Ministry of under Rt. Hon. for the setting up of an Administrative Panel of Inquiry to investigate the Management of the Nigerian Ports Authority, ,” the statement said.

“The President has also approved that the , Hadiza Bala Usman step aside while the investigation is carried out, while Mr Mohammed Koko will act in that position.

“The panel is to be headed by the Director, Services of the Ministry and the Deputy Director, Legal of the same ministry will serve as Secretary.

“Other members of the panel will be appointed by the Minister.”


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