Buhari Appoints Bello as NEXIM Bank MD
By Dipo Olowookere
Mr Abubakar Abba Bello has been appointed as the new Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Nigeria Export-Import (NEXIM) Bank.
Mr Bello’s appointment was approved by President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday.
Also, the President approved the appointment of Dr Bala Mohammed Bello as the Executive Director in charge of Corporate Services at the bank as well as Mrs Stella Okotete as the Executive Director in charge of Business Development.
According to a statement signed by the Director of Press in the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (OSGF), Mr Bolaji Adebiyi, the appointments are with immediate effect.
Mr Abubakar Abba Bello, a member of Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) and also a graduate of the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria, has been an Executive Director at Unity Bank Plc since January 9, 2014.