Prof. Adewale Solarin
The Federal Government has appointed Prof. Adewale Solarin as the Director-General, National Mathematical Centre, Sheda, Abuja.
The appointment, which is for a single term of five years, came through a letter dated April 8, 2013 and titled: ‘Re: Appointment of Prof. Adewale Solarin as the Director-General/Chief Executive Officer, National Mathematical Centre, Abuja.’
The letter was signed by the Minister of Education, Prof. Ruqayyatu Rufa’i, and was sent to the new NMC chief.
Until the appointment, Solarin was the acting Director-General of the NMC since June last year. He became a professor of Mathematics in 1997 and has trained and mentored several academics.