A new General Manager, Chief Micheal Kayode Ajayi, has been appointed to head the Public affairs Department of the Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA.
He was, until his appointment, the General Manager in charge of Administra-tion, at the Corporate Headquarters of the organisation in Marina, Lagos. He replaces Mr. Musa Iliya who has been moved to Special Duties as Assistant General Manager.
The appointment of Chief Ajayi, who is the second person to occupy the office of General Manager, Public Relations in the history of the Authority, was announced in a disposition released Monday and signed by the Executive Director, Finance & Administra-tion of the Authority, Mr. Adetola Atekoja.
The disposition also affected three other General Managers within the Authority who swapped positions.
Mr. Omar Suleiman, was moved from Capital Projects Headquarters to Engineering, while Bashir Abdullahi, General Manager, Legal was deployed to Procurement.
Another General Manager, Engr. T. O. S. Talabi, formerly of the Procurement division, was posted to Enginee-ring (Maintenance).
The Management shakeup also affected five (5) other Asst. General Managers and one Principal Manager.
They are Engr. A. O. Odunsi, Asst. General Manager, Utilities Headquarters, who was deployed to Western Port in the same capacity. Engr. M. A. Oruamen, Asst. General Manager Utilities, Western Port, was disposed to Corporate Headquarters, Marina, as Asst. General Manager Utilities.
Engr. A. O. Oyejola, Asst. General Manager Capital Projects, was reassigned to Civil (Maintenance). E. D. Kabir, Asst. General Manager Board, was posted to Western Port, Apapa as Asst. General Manager, Legal.
Ms. Yakubu Nana Asmau, Principal Manager, Legal, Western Port, was moved to Board Headquarters in the same capacity.