Buhari approves governing boards for NPA, NIMASA

President Muhammadu Buhari, has approved the composition of the governing boards of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) and the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA).


A statement signed by Bolaji Adebiyi, Director (Press), Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, named the following as chairmen and members of the two parastatals.

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NPA has Emmanuel Olajide Adesoye, as chairman, while the following are members: Supo Shasore; Suleiman Ibrahim Halilu; Constance Harry Mashal; Umar Shu’aibu and Charles Efe Emukowhate Sylvester. Others are Hadiza BalaUsman; Mohammed Bello Koko; Dr. Sekonte Davis; Professor Idris Abubakar and Mrs. I. J. Uche-Okoro.

In the same vein, NIMASA has Major General Jonathan India Garba, as its chairman, while Asekomhe Oaakhia Kenneth; Mohammed Gidado Muazu; Hon. Barrister Ebele Obi; S. U. Galadanchi and Ms Nene Betty Dike, as members. Other members are Dakuku Peterside; Rear Admiral Adeniyi Osinowo; Bashir Yusuf Jamoh; Joseph Oluwarotimi Fashakin and Gambo Ahmed-Member

Adeoye, who chairs the NPA, was a top executive of Mobil Oil Nigeria Plc from January 1984 – September 1998.



  1. Economically decaying Southerners to collect seating allowances (rehabs) as board members, while the Northerners among them are to collect the contracts.
    Nepotic AB (Alhaji Buhari)!

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