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President Buhari Appoints Ben Akabueze as DG Budget Office



Ben AkabuezePresident Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of his Special Adviser on Planning, Ben Akabueze as the new Director General of the Budget Office of the Federation.

This is contained in a statement signed by President Buhari’s Special Adviser (Media and Publicity), Femi Adesina.

“Akabueze takes over from Tijani Mohammed Abdullahi who will now serve as Special Adviser to the President on Planning and will continue to work with the Minister of Budget and National Planning.

Both Akabueze and Abdullahi joined the Ministry of Budget and National Planning in February this year.

Their redeployment is part of an ongoing exercise aimed at further repositioning the Ministry to effectively deliver on its core mandate,” the statement read.


  1. Seun

    June 9, 2016 at 9:37 pm

    Nice man,He’s an honest man of God.Theres surely better days ahead.

  2. John

    June 9, 2016 at 10:17 pm

    Nice one,very competent

  3. Tade

    June 9, 2016 at 10:49 pm

    Congrats to my Pastor!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  4. Ifeanyi

    June 10, 2016 at 9:04 am

    Technocrat and Igbo!

    For those who are looking for a way to discredit this Administration!

    Buhari would perform and the country would be great!

    • dazzy

      June 10, 2016 at 11:01 am

      look beyond your nose brother! Does having an Igbo name and parentage make you Igbo? Lol …..I LAUGH in Nsukka dialect..D’ejee!

  5. Ifeanyi

    June 11, 2016 at 8:03 pm

    and what does it make him or what tribe is he from? Hausa???

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