President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has approved the appointment of Sanusi Lamido Ado Bayero as the Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), a statement by the presidency has said.
Mr. Sanusi, a lawyer, from Kano State, takes over from Habib Abdullahi, who has been relieved of his appointment as Managing Director of the Authority.
No reason was given for Mr. Abdullahi’s removal.
The appointment of the new NPA boss takes effect from Thursday, April 30.
“President Jonathan thanks the outgoing Managing Director for his services and wishes well in his future endeavours,” the statement said.