The Federal Government has today inaugurated the Board of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
Recall that in 2015, Buhari dismissed Peter Obi who was appointed by former President Goodluck Jonathan as Chairman of SEC.
The Board which consists of the Permanent Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Finance, Alhaji. Mahmoud Isa-Dutse, in Abuja, will have Mr. Olufemi Lijadu as Chairman of the Board of the Commission.
Olufemi Lijadu, who hails from Ogun state, is a leading commercial lawyer with over thirty years’ experience.
Part-time members of the Board are: Mr. Olufemi Dominic Lijadu (Chairman), Mr Okokon Ekanem Udo (Representative of the Federal Ministry of Finance), Mrs Angela Adewumi Sere-Ejembi (Representative of the Central Bank of Nigeria), Mrs Faruk Ladi Rekiya (part-time Commissioner), Mr Lamido Abubakar Yuguda (part-time Commissioner).
Full-time members are: Ms Mary Joseph Uduk – Acting Director-General, Mr Isyaku Bala Tilde – Ag. Executive Commissioner (Operations), Mr Reginald Karawusa – Ag. Executive Commissioner (Legal and Enforcement), Mr Henry Adekunle Rowlands – Ag. Executive Commissioner (Corporate Service).