President Bola Tinubu has approved the immediate appointment of Mr. Aliyu Tijani Ahmed as the new Federal Commissioner/Chief Executive Officer of the National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons (NCFRMI).
The president also approved the appointment of Mrs. Delu Bulus Yakubu as the pioneer National Coordinator/Chief Executive Officer of the National Social Investment Programmes Agency (NSIPA), pending Senate confirmation.
According to a release issued by presidential spokesperson, Chief Ajuri Ngelale, Mr. Aliyu Tijani Ahmed is a recipient of Bachelors and Masters degrees in Sociology and has previously served the Nasarawa State Government as the Secretary to the State Government (SSG); Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs; and as the Commissioner for Education.
The Presidential spokesperson also added that Delu Bulus Yakubu is a recipient of a Masters degree in agronomy from the State University of Bio-Technology in Kharkiv, Ukraine, with over 15 years worth of working experience in Social Investment Programme management.
The National Social Investment Programmes Agency (Establishment) Act, 2023, was signed into law on May 22, 2023.