President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Mr Paul Ikonne as the new Executive Secretary of the National Agricultural Land Development Authority (NALDA).
The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Mr Boss Mustapha, disclosed this in a statement signed by Mr. Willie Bassey, Director, Information, Office of the SGF on Tuesday in Abuja.
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Mustapha said the appointment will be effective from June 1 and according to the constitution, it will run for an initial period of five years.
“Before now, Ikonne held several responsibilities in Abia State to include Commissioner for Lands between 2007 and 2008, as well as Commissioner for Works and Transport from 2008 to 2009,” he stated.
Mustapha said the president commends Ikonne urging him to do his best utilizing his new appointment.