President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Doyin Salami as his chief Economic Adviser.
This was disclosed in a statement issued by the president’s media aide, Femi Adesina on Monday.
According to the statement, Salami, Economist, in his new capacity is expected to address all issues on the domestic economy and present views on them to the president.
“The Chief Economic Adviser to the President is expected to address all issues on the domestic economy and present views on them to the President; closely monitor national and international developments, trends and develop appropriate policy responses; develop and recommend to the President national economic policies to foster macro-economic stability, promote growth, create jobs, and eradicate poverty, among others”.
Salami has a 1989 doctorate degree graduate in Economics of Queen Mary College, University of London, and is the Managing Director and Head Markets Practice at KAINOS Edge Consulting Limited.
Until his appointment, Salami was until now, the Chairman of the Presidential Economic Advisory Council (PEAC).