Orji Re-Appointed MD, NSIA, Nigerian Law School Gets New DG
President Muhammadu Buhari has re-appointed Mr Uchechi N. Orji as Managing Director of the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA).
The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina made this know in a statement on Thursday.
Mr Orji was first appointed in October 2012 for an initial term of five years, renewable for another term of five years.
The statement says, under his leadership, the NSIA has made remarkable strides, and its assets now stand at over $2 billion, which is invested in Nigerian Infrastructure, Economic Stabilization and Future Generation Funds.
According to the statement, in line with Section 16(2) of the NSIA Act, the National Economic Council had in July, this year, endorsed the renewal of Mr Orji’s appointment, given his performance in the first term.
It says President Buhari also approved the nomination of Professor Isa Hayatu Chiroma as the Director General of the Nigerian Law School.
Prof. Chiroma will succeeds Mr Olanrewaju Onadeko, who is due for retirement.
Chiroma is a Professor of Law, and currently the Deputy Director in charge of the Yola Campus of the Nigerian Law School. He hails from Adamawa State.