President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Ahmad Salihijo Ahmad as the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Rural Electrification Agency (REA).
This was announced by the Minister of Power, Engr. Mamman Sale in a statement this morning via his Special Adviser on Media and Communications, Aaron Artimas.
According to the statement in Abuja, Buhari also appointed Chief Olaniyi Alaba Netufo as the Executive Director – South West.
Eddi Mietuade Smith Julius was also appointed as Non-Executive Director, South-South.
Ahmad is a renewable energy expert with two Masters Degrees in Development Studies and Project Planning.
He has acquired vast knowledge and planning experience in power sector development.
More to come.