By Ngozi Ekhator
The gale of disengagement of chief executives of federal parastatals and agencies on Monday afternoon spread to the National Agency for Food Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) with the ouster of its director-general, Dr Paul Orhii, by President Muhammadu Buhari.
A Federal government statement by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir David Lawal, disclosed that apart from Orhii, chief executive officers of 25 other such agencies were equally relieved of their appointments.
Full text of the statement…
The President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate disengagement of the following Chief Executive Officers of the underlisted Parastatals, Agencies and Commissions.
2.He has also approved that the most senior officers in the Parastatals, Agencies and Councils oversee the activities of the organizations pending the appointment of substantive Chief Executive Officers.
3.Mr. President, however, thanked them for their invaluable services to the Nation and wishes them well in their future endeavours.
Engr. Babachir David Lawal
Secretary to the Government of the Federation.
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