Ms Hadiza Bala Usman, Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), has been reappointed for five-year tenure by President Muhammadu Buhari.
This was announced in a statement by Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, and made available to State House Correspondents on Thursday.
Also approved is the reconstitution of the Non-Executive Board of the NPA, with Emmanuel Olajide Adesoye (from South-West zone) as Chairman.
Adesoye was the Chairman of the Board from 2015 until last year when he was replaced by Akinwunmi Ricketts.
Ricketts, from the south-south geopolitical zone of the country, now becomes an ordinary member of the Board alongside Ekenyem Nwafor-Orizu (South-East zone); Ghazali Mohammed Mijinyawa (North-East zone), Mustapha Amin Dutse (North-West zone), and Abdulwahab Adesina (North-Central zone).