Civil Societies rolls out manifestos on improving secondary education, ensuring violent free schools
December 14, 2022
The Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculating Board, Ishaq Oloyede; the Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Universities Commission, Prof Abubakar Rasheed; and 12 heads of other agencies in the Ministry of Education on Monday handed over to the most senior officials in their agencies.
The handing over was due to the expiration of their tenures.
They were appointed Chief Executives by the Minister of Education Adamu Adamu in August 2016.
The spokesperson of JAMB, Fabian Benjamin said Prof. Oloyede handed over before the directives from the Ministry of Education.
In the same vein, the Executive Secretary of NUC, Professor Abubakar Rasheed also handed it over on Monday.
The Executive Secretary, Universal Basic Education Board, Dr Hameed Boboyi; Prof. Ifeoma Isiugo-Abanihe of the National Business and Technical Examination Board; Prof. Sunday Ajiboye of the Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria; Afolabi Aderinto of the Computer Registration Council of Nigeria; Prof. Garba Azare of the National Teachers Institute; and Prof. Michael Afolabi of the Librarian Registration Council of Nigeria, also handed over their position to senior officials in the agencies.
In addition, Prof. Steven Ejugwu Onah of the National Mathematical Centre, Shedda; Prof. Chinyere Ohiri-Aniche of the National Institute of Nigerian Languages; Prof. Lillian Salami of the Nigerian Institute for Educational Planning and Administration; Prof. Lanre Aina of the National Library of Nigeria; Prof. Abba Haladu of the National Commission for Mass Literacy, Adult and Non-Formal Education and Prof. Bashir Usman of the Nomadic Education Commission tenure also expired as head of agencies under Ministry of Education.