President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday relieved the Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority, Mr. Omar Suleiman, of his appointment.
The decision was contained in a statement made available to journalists by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Dr. Reuben Abati.
No reason was given for the sacking of the former NPA boss.
According to the statement, Mr. Habibu Abdullahi will take over from Suleiman as the new MD.
Abdullahi who hails from Kano State was the authority’s Acting Executive Director (Finance and Administration) until his new appointment.
He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Master’s degree in Public Administration.