FLASH: Buhari Appoints Ex-DSS DG, Gadzama As NISS Chairman
President Muhammadu Buhari, has appointed the former Director general of Department of State Services (DSS), Afakriya Aduwa Gadzama as chairman of the National Institute for Security Studies (NISS).
The appointment which takes effect from December 16, 2019 for an initial four years, was disclosed in a statement on Tuesday by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha.
The appointment that was confirmed by the Public relations officer of the Department for State Services, Peter Afunanya.
It was gathered that Femi Adesina, the special adviser to the president on media and publicity said in a statement that the appointment was part of the president’s desire of fast-tracking the targets and mandate of the ministry of communications and digital economy.