by Mitchelle Uzorka
The second daughter of former President of Nigeria Olusegun Obasanjo, Mrs. Olubusola Obasanjo-Akande has been appointed as Director of NIMASA by the Governing Board of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency.
The Board also approved the promotion of 22 Assistant Directors to Deputy Directors, 86 Chiefs to Assistant Directors and 400 other staff to their next grade levels. The Governing Board of the Agency ratified the promotion during a meeting held in Lagos.
The promotion exercise is the fourth under the DG of NIMASA Jamoh led management who while congratulating the staff said the Board’s determination to boost the morale of staff by ensuring promotion exercise takes place, as and when due, and charged them to see it as a call to higher performance.
He said; “I am glad that the Agency’s Governing Board has kept faith with the promise to boost staff morale through annual promotion exercises, which is aimed at ensuring staff remain committed to the ideals of the Agency, while helping Management actualise its mandate. I therefore use this opportunity to congratulate the promoted staff, and see the gesture as a motivation to improve performance on the higher task.”