President Buhari has approved the re-appointment of Mr Olusegun Awolowo as the Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC).
Awolowo is a first cousin of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo’s wife, Dolapo.
Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to President Buhari, Femi Adesina, announced the re-appointment in a statement in Abuja today Wednesday February 28th.
Adesina quoted a letter signed by Mr Boss Mustapha, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation as saying that the re-appointment of Awolowo was for another four years.
Awolowo, a lawyer and grandson of the late chief Obafemi Awolowo, was first appointed to the NEPC position in 2013.