President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the renewal of the Managing Director of the Nigerian Railway Corporation ((NRC), Mr. Freeborn Okhiria’s appointment for another term of four years.
The Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Transportation, Dr. Magdalene Ajani, disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja.
She said the new appointment takes effect from October 20.
She said: “President Buhari has approved the renewal of appointment of Engr. Freeborn Edetanlaen Okhiria, as the Managing Director/CEO of Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC).
“This is in accordance with the relevant section of the Nigerian Railway Corporation Act. Cap 129, LFN, 2004.
Okhiria was appointed the NRC managing director on October 24, 2016.