23 Jan Buhari Renews Appointment Of Two Directors-General, Appoints New Secretary For ACJMC
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the renewal of the tenures of Aliyu Bagudu Abubakar and John Ohireime Asein as Directors General of the Legal Aid Council of Nigeria (LACON) and the Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) respectively.
Abubakar’s appointment which was renewed for a second and final tenure of four years was conveyed vide letter Ref: PRES/97/HAGF/174 of 12th January 2023 in line with Section 3 (1) and (2) of the Legal Aid Act, CAP. L9.
Similarly, Asein’s appointment was renewed for a second and final tenure of four years and conveyed vide letter Ref: PRES/97/HAGF/175 of 12th January 2023 in line with Section 36 (1) and (2) of the Nigerian Copyright Commission Act, CAP C28.
A statement by the Director, Press and Public Relations of the Federal Ministry of Justice, Mrs. Modupe Ogundoro on Sunday said, the President also approved the appointment of Abiodun Ayodeji Aikomo, as Secretary of the Administration of Criminal Justice Monitoring Committee (ACJMC) for an initial period of four years in line with Section 471 (2) of the Administration of Criminal Justice Act (ACJA) 2015 vide letter Ref: PRES/97/HAGF/173.