Emeka Offor, Director, Human Resources Management, Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC) has been appointed as the Acting Executive Secretary of the commission.

This was disclosed by NIPC on Sunday via a statement issued.

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Offor, prior to assuming the role of Acting Executive Secretary/CEO was the Director, Human Resources Management, a position he still occupies while in acting capacity as ES/CEO NIPC.

Mr Offor started his career in banking at the then Diamond bank where he later became head of treasury. Before he joined NIPC, he was a Senior Management Executive at Zenith Bank between 1999 and 2013.

Since he joined NIPC, because of his versatility and managerial prowess, he has headed 6 different Departments at various times. He has been Director Strategic Communications; Director Investment Promotion, Director Investment Facilitation & Incentives Administration, Director National Competitiveness & Policy Advocacy, Director Human Resources Development and Director, Real Sector.

Offor is a first-class scholar, has an MSc in Corporate Governance from Leeds Beckett University, Leeds, United Kingdom, an MBA from the University of Lagos amongst other qualifications and certifications.

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Yewande Sadiku, the immediate past Executive Secretary of NIPC successfully completed her tenure as the 7th Executive Secretary of the Commission on Friday.

She handed over to the most senior Director of the Commission, Offor on Friday, September 24, 2021.

The handing over ceremony, which held at the Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, was supervised by the Honorable Minister of State of the Ministry, Ambassador Maryam Katagum.