President Muhammadu Buhari has accredited the appointment of Dr Ogbonnaya Orji because the Government Secretary of the Nigerian Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI).
The Director of Info, Workplace of the Secretary to the Authorities of the Federation, Mr Willie Bassey, introduced the appointment through a press release issued on Thursday in Abuja.
Bassey mentioned that Orji’s appointment was for a single time period of 5 years.
“In accordance with the supply of Part 12 (2) (a) and 6 (3) of the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (Institution) Act, 2007, Orji’s appointment is for a single time period of 5 years.
“The appointment takes impact from 19 February, 2021,” the assertion learn.
Orji takes over from Waziri Adio, whose tenure expires on Thursday, February 18.
Till his appointment, Orji was the company’s Director of Communications and Advocacy.
He started his profession on the Federal Radio Company of Nigeria (FRCN) and likewise labored with the United Nations Growth Programme (UNDP), the place he managed a number of donor-funded tasks.
Orji holds M.Sc and Ph.D in Political Economic system and Worldwide Growth from the College of Abuja.
Buhari appoints Ogbonnaya Orji as NEITI boss