President Muhammadu Buari has appointed Prof. Promise Mebine as the Director/Chief Executive of the National Mathematical Centre for an initial tenure of five years while also renewing the tenures of helmsmen at JAMB and NUC.
The president approved the reappointment of the Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede and the Executive Secretary of the National Universities Commission, Prof. Abubakar Rasheed.
Spokesperson for the Education Ministry, Ben Bem Goong, said the President acted on the recommendation of Education Minister, Adamu Adamu. The two appointments are for a tenure of five years each with effect from August 1, 2021.
Dr. Hamid Bobboyi was also reappointed as the Executive Secretary of the Universal Basic Education Commission for a second and final tenure of four years with effect from August 1, 2021.
The president had earlier approved the reappointment of Prof. Ifeoma Isiugo-Abanihe as Registrar/CEO of the National Business and Technical Examinations Board for a second term of four years to sustain the efforts at sensitising Nigerians on the critical role of Technical and Vocational Education and Training and business subjects in the new knowledge economy.