President Bola Tinubu has directed the Director-General/Chief Executive Officer of the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), Engr. Aliyu Abubakar Aziz is to commence a 90-day pre-retirement leave from August 24, 2023, leading to his eventual retirement from service on November 24, 2023.
A statement issued on Tuesday by Ajuri Ngelale, Special Adviser to the President (Media & Publicity), said the president also approved the appointment of Engr. Bisoye Coker-Odusote is to serve as the Acting Director-General/CEO of the NIMC for a 90-day period, with effect from August 24, 2023, after which a full term of four years will begin as the substantive NIMC Director-General/CEO, beginning on November 24, 2023.
Furthermore, President Tinubu approved the appointment of Hon. Yusuf Buba Yakub to serve as the Director and CEO of the Directorate of Technical Aid Corps (DTAC).
The statement said this follows the recent expiration of the tenure of the former DTAC Director/CEO, Dr Pius Osunyikanmi.
“This appointment takes immediate effect,” the statement read.