President Mohammadu Buhari on Wednesday confirmed the appointment of two Executive Directors to the Board of the Nigerian Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA), Premium Times reports.
The appointees are Stella Ojekwe-Onyejeli and Aminu Umar-Sadiq. Mr Sadiq was until his appointment NSIA’s Deputy Head of Direct Investments.
A statement from the NSIA said Mrs Ojekwe-Onyejeli, who is the Chief Operating officer of the NSIA, was reappointed for a second term.
The NSIA statement sent to PREMIUM TIMES by its spokesperson, Titilope Olubiyi, said the appointments followed the realignment in 2018 of NSIA’s strategy towards domestic infrastructure.
Under the strategic agenda announced last year, the NSIA said it would focus attention on infrastructural development as reflected in the allocation of 50 per cent of future contributions to infrastructure investments.