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    Buhari sacks JAMB registrar, appoints ex-UNILORIN VC

    President Muhammadu Buhari has relieved Dibu Ojerinde, a professor, of his appointment as the registrar of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB).

    Prof. Dibu Ojerinde
    Bem Goong, deputy director of press at the ministryof education, disclosed this in a statement, saying Ishaq Oloyede, a former vice-chancellor (VC) of the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN), had been appointed the new registrar of the board.

    Goong said 16 chief executive officers of parastatals and agencies under the ministry of education had also been replaced.

    He listed the new CEOs and their agencies as:

    Abubakar Rasheed, National Universities Commission (NUC)

    Lilian Salami, Nigerian Institute For Educational Planning and Administration

    Hameed Bobboyi, Universal Basic Education Board

    Lanre Aina, National Library of Nigeria.

    Charles Uwakwe, National Examination Council (NECO)

    Abba Haladu, National Commission For Mass Literacy, Adult And Non-Formal Education

    Bashir Usman, Nomadic Education Commission

    Ifeoma Isiugo-Abanihe, National Business and Technical Examination Board

    Sunday Ajiboye, Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria

    Afolabi Aderinto, Computer Registration Council of Nigeria

    Bappah Aliyu, National Commission For Colleges of Education

    Abdullahi Baffa, Tertiary Education Tax Fund.

    New Jamb registrar-Prof. Ishaq Oloyede 
    Garba Azare, National Teachers Institute

    Michael Afolabi, Librarian Registration Council of Nigeria

    Steven Onah, Chinyere Ohiri-Aniche, National Institute of Nigerian Languages

    Goong said the appointments were with immediate effect, adding that the new chief executives ere expected at the office of the minister of education at 12 noon on Tuesday.

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    1. May God help him to bring a
      better change.

    2. Nosa Daniel Irenmwinfo4 August 2016 at 07:21

      A shock to Dibu and a joy to my Prof Isaq Oloyede the jagaban of University of Ilorin. I could remember the old time then back in school when I was still a student of unilorin before graduated virtually everyone including profs and student were so scared of Prof Oloyede. He's so strict and disciplined. Congratulation once again Prof

    3. The best move ever by PMB, Lets hope they'd be a change in the system of Admission into The universities now.. I just hope The new chairman would make great adjustments


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