FG Appoints Sole Administrator For Ajaokuta Steel Complex

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Updated October 10, 2017
FG Appoints Sole Administrator For Ajaokuta Steel Complex
Abdul-Akaba Sumaila

The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has announced the appointment of Mr Abdul-Akaba Sumaila, as the Acting Sole Administrator of the Ajaokuta Steel Complex.

This was contained in a statement issued on Tuesday by the special assistant on media to the minister, Olayinka Oyebode.

The new Sole Administrator replaces Mr Joseph Isah who retired from the civil service in September, having attained the mandatory 35 years in service.

Sumaila, a trained engineer and project manager, is a fellow of the Nigerian Society of Engineers.

He was until his appointment, a senior advisor, government relations with Shell Petroleum Development Company.

He holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering) from the University of Ilorin and a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from Business School Netherlands (BSN).

The statement says the appointment takes immediate effect.