Chairman/CEO, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM), Abike Dabiri-Erewa has congratulated three Diasporans that bagged Federal Government appointments.
They are Dr Godson John Abraham, Dr Olobo Jonathan Obaje and Mr Titus Olowokere .
Three Nigerians were appointed Members of the Federal Government Economic Think Tank.
Dr. Godson John Abraham was appointed Member of the Technical Working Group (TWG) for Preparation of Medium-Term National Development Plan (2021-2025) and Agenda 2050. Dr Abraham is to focus on “Foreign Policy and International Relations” as area of plan.
Dr. Olobo Jonathan Obaje was appointed as Member of the Central Working Group (CWG) for the Preparation of the Medium-Term National Development Plan (2021-2025) and Nigeria Agenda 2050.
Mr Titus Olowokere was also appointed Member of the Central Working Group (CWG) for the Preparation of Medium-Term National Development Plan (2021-2025) and Nigeria Agenda 2050, with special attention on “Business Environment, Trade and Competitiveness and Product Space Mapping.” Mr Titus until his appointment was the Executive Director, US-Nigeria Trade Council.
statement by Mr Gabriel Odu of the Media, Public Relations and Protocol Unit of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, NIDCOM, quoted Dabiri-Erewa as saying the country hope to tap from their wealth of experience.
The NIDCOM Boss said, “your appointment is indicative of your wealth of experiences in global business connections, trade and investment prowess, international relations and product space mapping”.
The NIDCOM Boss, Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa thanked the Hon. Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed for appointing these three worthy members of the Diaspora Community into the Economic Development Plan of the Country.
She further assured Nigerians in Diaspora that the President Muhammadu Buhari administration will continue to encourage and support Nigerians abroad as their contributions to the country’s development remains invaluable.