Buhari renews Okpo’s appointment as MAN Oron Rector

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday renewed the appointment of Joshua Okpo as the Rector of the Maritime Academy of Nigeria (MAN) Oron for a second and final term of four years, according to a statement by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina.

Okpo was appointed Rector of MAN Oron in 2011 by former President Goodluck Jonathan but his appointment was not confirmed until April 16, 2012.

Okpo, a Director at the Transport Ministry, was posted to the academy as Administrator with the sole mandate of revamping the institution. 

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