President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday sacked the Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Mallam Habib Abdullahi, and approved the appointment of Alhaji Sanusi Lamido Ado Bayero as the new MD.
The appointment was contained in a statement by Presidential Spokesman, Dr. Reuben Abati.
Sanusi from the late Ado Bayero dynasty is a lawyer from Kano State.
The appointment of the new NPA Managing Director takes effect from Thursday, April 30, 2015.
Jonathan thanked the outgoing Managing Director for his services and wished him well in his future endeavours.