Tinubu swears-in Adamu, Olaopa As New ICPC, FCSC Chairmen


The newly appointed Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC), Dr Musa Adamu, has been sworn in by
President Bola Tinubu, Wednesday December 13, 2023.

President Tinubu performed the brief ceremony before the commencement of the Federal Executive Council (FEC), at the Council Chambers, which he presided over on Wednesday.

The President also carried out the swearing in of the Chairman of the Federal Civil Service Commission (FCSC), Tunji Olaopa, and 11, other members of the Commission.

The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Ajuri Ngelale,
while reading the citation of the new ICPC Chairman, said Adamu served as the Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice in Jigawa State, between 2019 and 2023.

According to him, the new Chairman of the Federal Civil Service Commission, Olaopa, from Oyo State, is an academic and former Permanent Secretary.

He said Olaopa was also in the university environment and served as Permanent Secretary across five ministries.

Those sworn-in for the FCSC include members representing Adamawa, Gombe, and Taraba, Dr. Daudu Jalo, Gekpe Isu (Akwa Ibom and Cross River), Dr. Chamberlain Nwele (Anambra, Ebonyi, and Enugu), Rufus Godwins (Rivers, Delta and Bayelsa), Dr. Adamu Hussein ( Niger and the FCT) and Aminu Nabegu (Jigawa and Kano).

Others are Hindatu Abdullahi (Kaduna and Katsina), Shehu Aliyu (Kebbi, Sokoto, and Zamfara), Odekunle Aduke (Kogi and Kwara), Jide Jimoh (Lagos and Ogun) and Dr. Festus Oyebade (Osun and Oyo).


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