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Oloyede No Longer JAMB Registrar From Tomorrow, Except…



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After serving for four to five years, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, from tomorrow will stop being the Registrar/Chief Executive Officer of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB).

Except reappointed by President Muhammadu Buhari, the tenure of Oloyede and 13 other persons from other agencies and corporations under the Federal Ministry of Education will all end tomorrow, Naija News understands.

It could be recalled that the chief executives were appointed by President Muhammadu Buhari on August 1, 2016. They were sworn in by Education Minister Adamu Adamu on August 2, 2016, at the auditorium of the National Universities Commission (NUC).

However, while there is no official statement yet on the termination or reappointment of the heads of the agencies, they will stop reporting for duty as today, July 31 is the last day of work.

Other Education sector’s chief executives whose positions would be vacant include Prof. Abubakar Rasheed, Executive Secretary, National Universities Commission (NUC); Dr Hameed Boboyi, Executive Secretary, Universal Basic Education Board (UBEC); Prof. Ifeoma Isiugo-Abanihe, National Business and Technical Examination Board (NABTEB).

Others are Prof. Sunday Ajiboye, Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN); Afolabi Aderinto, Computer Registration Council of Nigeria (CRCN); Prof. Garba Dahuwa Azare, National Teachers Institute (NTI); and Prof. Michael Afolabi, Librarian Registration Council of Nigeria (LRCN).

Also affected are: Prof. Steven Ejugwu Onah, National Mathematical Centre, Shedda; Prof. Chinyere Ohiri-Aniche, National Institute of Nigerian Languages; Prof. Lillian Salami, Nigerian Institute for Educational Planning and Administration; Prof. Lanre Aina, National Library of Nigeria; Prof. Abba Haladu, National Commission for Mass Literacy, Adult and Non-Formal Education and Prof. Bashir Usman, Nomadic Education Commission