President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the reappointment of the Registrar, Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB), Prof. Ishaq Olanrewaju Oloyede, and the executive secretary of the National Universities Commission
(NUC), Prof. Abubakar Adamu Rasheed, for another tenure of five years.
So, in a statement released by the director, press and public affairs in the Ministry of Education, Ben Bem Goong,
says the reappointment takes effect from 1st August 2021.
Also reappointed is Dr. Hamid Bobboyi as Executive Secretary of the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC)
for a second and final tenure of four years with effect from August 1, 2021.
Recall that President Muhammadu Buhari had earlier approved the reappointment of Prof. Ifeoma Isiugo-Abanihe as
Registrar/CEO of the National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB) for a second term of
four (4) years to sustain the efforts at sensitizing Nigerians on the critical role of Technical and
Vocational Education and Training (TVET) and also business subjects in the new knowledge-driven economy.
Approval was also granted for the appointment of Prof. Promise Mebine as the Director/Chief Executive of
the National Mathematical Centre for an initial tenure of five years with effect from August 17, 2021.
Finally, President Muhammadu Buhari re-appoints Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB),
National Universities Commission (NUC) bosses
By Taiyelolu A