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The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has sacked the director-general of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, Julie Okah-Donli and in replacement appointed Imaan Sulaiman-Ibrahim as the new DG of the agency.
This was contained in a statement released on Tuesday by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu. The statement was titled, ‘President Buhari Appoints Imaan Sulaiman-Ibrahim As Director-General, NAPTIP’.
It read, ‘President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Imaan Sulaiman-Ibrahim as the new Director-General of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP).
‘A holder of BSc (Sociology), Masters of Arts (Management) and Masters of Business Administration (MBA) degrees, Mrs Sulaiman-Ibrahim, hails from Nasarawa State.’
‘Until her new appointment, she was a member of the Nasarawa State Economic Advisory Council as well as Special Adviser on Strategic Communication to the Minister of State for Education.’
The President had appointed Okah-Donli, a lawyer from Bayalsa state to head the agency in April 2017. She is the founder of Julia Donli Kidney Foundation, an NGO that supports people with Kidney disease. She is also a mother and a amausician.
Julia who is known for Human activism and philanthropy is an alma mater of Ahmadu Belo University.
She has worked in numerous private and public institution including Anthony Ajayi & Co as an Associate, Security and Exchange Commission and also has at a time sat as the head of UBA Trustees.
AFRICA DAILY NEWS, NEW YORK