Buhari approves Bashir Jamoh as DG, Ochei as Executive Director, NIMASA


As the tenure of the Dr Dakuku Peterside led board ends today, President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of a new team headed by Bashir Jamoh as Director General and  Victor Ochei as Executive Director of Maritime Labour and Cabotage Services in the Nigerian Maritime Administration And Security Agency, (NIMASA).

The appointments which is sequel to the non renewal of the  tenure of the Dr Dakuku Peterside led board, that was inaugurated on March 10, 2016, also comprises another two executive directors .

The controversial appointment of  Bashir Jamoh, an in-law of President Muhammadu Buhari as DG was earlier leaked last week.

Ochei a former speaker of the fifth Delta House of Assembly is a consummate front- row grassroots politician, versed in diverse cerebral disciplines such as engineering, financial management, corporate governance, education administration, legal practitioning.

He is also a pragmatic and prolific businessman and philanthropist extraordinaire.

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