The appointment was contained in a statement this evening signed by Mr Paul C Nwabuikwu, special adviser to the coordinating minister for the economy and minister of finance,Dr Ngozi Okonjo Iweala.
“ In line with the provisions of section 5 of the Investment and Securities Act 2007, President Goodluck Jonathan has approved the appointment of the following members of the Board of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)” the statement said.
The new board members named in the statement include Dr Suleyman Abdu Ndanusa,from North Central zone as Chairman;Mallam Mounir Haliru Gwarzo fromnNorth West as Executive Commissioner ; Mrs Sa’adatu Mohammed Bello from North Central as Executive Commissioner and Rt. Hon. Zakawanu Imhobobho Garuba from South South zone as Executive Commissioner.
Other board members include Barrister Adefunke Abiodun from South West as Non-Executive Commissioner and Mr Ugochukwu Ikemba from South East who is also Non-Executive Commissioner