President Bola Tinubu has made crucial appointments to the media and publicity directorate within the Office of the President. These appointments signify a strategic move towards enhancing the communication and engagement efforts of the presidency.
Fela Durotoye has been appointed as the Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Values & Social Justice, underscoring President Tinubu’s commitment to these important aspects of governance. Mr. Durotoye’s extensive experience and dedication to societal values will play a pivotal role in shaping the administration’s policies.
Meanwhile, Fredrick Nwabufo has assumed the position of Senior Special Assistant to the President on Public Engagement, reflecting the administration’s intent to foster a robust connection with the public. Mr. Nwabufo’s expertise in public engagement is expected to facilitate meaningful interactions between the presidency and the Nigerian populace.
The full list of appointments to the presidential media advisory team is as follows:
Fela Durotoye – SSA on National Values & Social Justice
Fredrick Nwabufo – SSA on Public Engagement
Linda Nwabuwa Akhigbe – SSA on Strategic Communications
Aliyu Audu – Special Assistant on Public Affairs
Francis Adah Abah – Personal Assistant on Special Duties
President Tinubu has also approved the secondment of Mrs. Linda Nwabuwa Akhigbe to serve as the Communications Adviser to the President of the ECOWAS Commission.