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The inauguration of the governing board of NIGCOMSAT took place at the office of the Head of Civil Service of the Federation on Tuesday 6th of March 2018.
The Permanent Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Communications, Alhaji Abdulaziz Abdullahi Mashi, gave the welcome address on behalf of the Ministry of Communications. He urged the board members to work in line with civil service rules and regulations.
The Honourable Minister of Communications, Barrister Adebayo Shittu, in his address, also encouraged them to tackle the enormous challenges ahead in order to make ICT a major contributor to the lingering problem of unemployment in the country.
The Board Chairman of NIGCOMSAT, Chief George Moghalu, in his acceptance speech on behalf of all the board members, stated their readiness to work with the Honourable Minister to achieve results, whilst graciously accepting of the responsibility bestowed on them.
The board members are George Moghalu (Chairman), Ms. Abimbola Alale (Secretary to the board), Mohammed Lema Abubakar (ED, Admin & Finance, NIGCOMSAT), Kazeem Kolawole Raji (ED, Technical Services, NIGCOMSAT), Hon. Samson Osagie (ED, Marketing, NIGCOMSAT), Hajia Binta Mohammed, Idowu Afe (Director ICT, Federal Ministry of Science & Technology), Ahamefule Onwukwe (Federal Ministry of Finance), Engr. Festus Daudu (Federal Ministry of Communications) and Representative from the National Security Advisor’s office.
The entire management and staff of NIGCOMSAT formally welcome and congratulate all the board members.
We wish them many years of successful service.