President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Prince Paul Ikonne as the National Agricultural Land Development Authority (NALDA)’s Executive Secretary.
This was confirmed in a statement by Director of Information, Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Willie Bassey.
The appointment is for an initial period of five years and effective from June 1, 2020.
Ikonne was a founding father of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Abia State in 2014.
He was Commissioner for Lands between 2007-2008 and Commissioner for Works and Transport between 2008 to 2009.
“President Buhari congratulates him on the appointment and urges him to bring his wealth of experience on the new assignment,” the statement added.