President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Mr. Ibrahim Abdu Mairiga as the Executive Secretary, Federal Government Staff Housing Loan Board (FGSHLB).A statement which emanated from the Office of Head of Service said that Mairiga’s appointment was for period of four years “in the first instance.
“The letter conveying the approval was signed by The Head of Service of the Federation (HOS), Dr. Folasade Yemi-Esan. She stated that the new appointment calls for dedication, hard work and commitment for the realisation of the mandate of the Board.She, therefore urged Mr. Mairiga to bring his wealth of experience and knowledge to bear on the task ahead. The 60 years old Mairiga hailed from Gombe State, Nigeria.
He holds a Masters of Arts in History from the University of Maiduguri and Bachelor of Arts in History from Bayero University, Kano State.”He has attended many professional courses both within and outside Nigeria.Mr. Mairiga was the Director, Employment Mobility and Director Overseeing the Office of Permanent Secretary, Career Management in the Office of the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation (OHCSF) before his current appointment. He is expected to assume duties in the Board immediately, according Yemi-Esan.