Tinubu Hails Ibrahim-Imam on His Appointment as TETFUND Chairman


Peter Uzoho

The National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Tinubu, has congratulated Alhaji Kashim Ibrahim-Imam on his appointment as the Chairman, Board of Trustees of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND).

Tinubu also commended President Muhammadu Buhari and the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, for their prudence in making an excellent choice in the person of Ibrahim-Imam.

In a statement issued yesterday by his Media Office and signed by Mr. Tunde Rahman, the former Lagos State governor said that Ibrahim-Imam was bringing on board the TETFUND board his high cognitive abilities, deep knowledge and immense skills.

The former Lagos State Governor added that the new TETFUND chairman horned his administrative and managerial skills over years of constant learning, and engagement in the corporate sector.

He said: “From my years of close relationship with him, I know that with his tenacity, courage, conviction, innovative ideas and commitment to the development of tertiary education in Nigeria, he has the right qualities to make a huge difference at this important organisation.

“I congratulate Alhaji Ibrahim-Imam for this appointment. I commend President Muhammadu Buhari and the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu for their wisdom and prudence in finding an excellent man for the job.

“I pray for God’s guidance and direction so he can make the right decisions that would positively impact tertiary institutions in our country.”