-Oru Leonard, Abuja
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the following appointments of Captain Fola C. Akinkuotu- as Managing Director, Nigerian Airspace Management Agency(NAMA). Captain Akinkuotu is a seasoned Transport Pilot, Flight and Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Airline Chief Executive and a trained Aviation Industry Regulator;
Professor Sani Abubakar Mashi as Director-General, Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NIMET), a Professor of Geography with specialty in Environmental Application of Remote Sensing, Professor Mashi is currently a Deputy Vice Chancellor at the University of Abuja
Captain Abdulsalam Mohammed as Rector, Nigerian College of Aviation Technology (NCAT) Zaria, an alumnus of the College, Capt. Mohammed is a renowned Civil Aviation Trainer and Examiner with accreditation by the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority and the Federal Civil Aviation Administration.
Also, Engr. Akinola Olateru as Commissioner, Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), an engineer of international repute, Olateru is a trained Air Accident Manager and Certified Safety Officer with Aircraft Maintenance Engineering licenses in Nigeria, USA and the United Kingdom.
The appointments take immediate effect.