In a letter addressed to all associate chapters of the old students’ Association, the global spokesperson Michelle Adekunle Ajala congratulated the newly appointed executive secretary & CEO of the National Agricultural Development Fund while recognizing the qualities President Tinubu saw to have entrusted the confidence of appointment and delegation of duty.
Muhammed Abu Ibrahim.
Professional accountant with over 25 years experience in Leadership, Management, Agricultural Finance and Agriculture Technology solutions.
Mohammed was Co-
Founder and CFO of (Sponge Analytics); an agriculture data analytics company involved in agricultural solutions. He is presently Vice Chairman and Co-
Founder of (Livestock247); Nigeria’s first online livestock trading platform and Animal Identification and Traceability solution providers.
He has also served on
the board of various companies across the agriculture, technology, education and environmental services.
Mohammed has a first degree in Accountancy from the University of Jos and is a Certified Agricultural Finance and Banking expert, he is an Alumnus of the Harvard Kennedy School, and is currently attending the Robert Kennedy College Zurich, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management.
He is a Fellow of Aspen Institute Leadership Initiative for Africa.
BELOW IS AN EXCERPT FROM THE LETTER:
We are indeed very pleased to hear that, again, one of us, Muhammad Abu Ibrahim(Class of ’89,Niger House) was appointed by the President, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on Thursday, 19th October, 2023, to serve as the Executive Secretary and Chief Executive Officer of the National Agricultural Development Fund (NADF).
On behalf of the entire alumni, the Global Executive Council (GEC) is immensely gratified and heartily congratulates Muhammadu Abu Ibrahim on this well-deserved appointment and firmly believes he will bring his wealth of experience to bear to innovate and create new opportunities for Nigerians to leverage upon.
We wish him a very successful tenure and pray God endows him with wisdom and strength as he contributes his quota to our nation’s self-sufficiency and eventual surplus export of food production.
Kindly accept the assurances of our esteemed regards.
Michael Adekunle Ajala
October 19, 2023.
Sequel to the announcement of the new appointment by Ajuri Ngelale (Special Adviser to the President Media & Publicity) various social media platforms have been trending the news and congratulatory messages have not seized coming in.