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Restructuring : FG Axes 20 Head Of Federal Agencies and Parastatals

muhammadu-buhari-1The Federal Government, Monday, wielded the big axe in its drive towards the restructuring of government agencies with its decision to relieve  the  chief executives officers of 20  government  parastatals of their positions.

in a statement signed by the secretary to the federal government, Babachir Lawal, the 26 affected executives have been directed to hand over to the most senior official in their respective agencies, amongst the agencies involved are the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) , Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN), (Voice of Nigeria (VON) ,News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) , National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) and the  New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD)

Others include the  Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF) ,Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board(NCDMB) ,Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) ,Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) ,National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA),Petroleum Equalization Fund ,Nigeria Railways Corporation (NRC) ,Bureau of Public Procurements (BPP) ,Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) and the  Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA)

The  list also includes the director general of  the  Standard Organization of Nigeria (SON), National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC),Nigeria Investment Promotion Council (NIPC), Bank of Industry (BoI) , National Centre for Women Development (NCWD) ,National Orientation Agency (NOA) ,Industrial Training Fund (ITF) , Nigerian Export-Import Bank,National Agency for Prohibition of Traffic In Persons and Other Related Matters (NAPTIP).



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