Jonathan on Wednesday evening relieved the Managing Director of the Nigerian
Ports Authority (NPA), Malam Habib Abdullahi of his position.
the appointment of Alhaji Sanusi Lamido Ado Bayero, a lawyer and son of the
late Emir of Kano, as the immediate replacement for the job.
The President thanked the outgoing Managing Director for his
services and wished him well in his future endeavours.
Like the new Managing Director, the former NPA Boss, Habib
Abdullahi also hails from Kano State.
served as General Manager Administration, Overseas Representative of the
Nigerian Ports Authority and Acting Executive Director, Finance and
Administration before his appointment as Managing Director in July, 2012.