President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Prince Paul Ikonne as the Executive Secretary of the National Agricultural Land Development Authority, NALDA, a statement from the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation said.
According to the statement issued by the Director of Information in the OSGF, the appointment takes effect from June 1, for an initial period of five years.
While congratulating Ikonne on his appointment, President Buhari urged him to bring his wealth of experience into his new assignment.
Until his appointment, Ikonne was a founding father of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Abia State.
He has also served in various capacities in the state, some of which include; Commissioner for Lands between 2007 to 2008, as well as Commissioner for Works and Transport between 2008 to 2009.