President Goodluck Jonathan has approved the appointment of Alhaji Sanusi Lamido Ado Bayero as the Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA).
The new Managing Director is the eldest son of the late Emir of Kano, Alhaji Ado Bayero.
A statement issued by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Dr. Reuben Abati, in Abuja on Wednesday, said Alhaji Sanusi, a lawyer, from Kano State takes over from Mallam Habib Abdullahi who has been relieved of his appointment as Managing Director of the NPA.
The appointment of the new NPA Managing Director takes effect from Thursday, April 30 2015.
President Jonathan thanked the outgoing Managing Director for his services and wishes him well in his future endeavours.