President Muhamadu Buhari has approved the appointment of another Northerner identified as Ambassador Rabiu Dagari as the new Director General of the Directorate of Technical Cooperation in Africa (DTCA).
Disclosing details of the appointment in a letter dated April 8, 2021, the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Gabriel Adudu revealed that the appointment will be for an initial period of four years effective from March 16, 2021.
The experienced new DG DTCA who at a time served in various departments, hails from Nguru, Yobe State and he is. Also a member of the Senior Executive Course 28, National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS), Kuru.
Meanwhile, Buhari had also appointed Processor Eghosa Emmanuel Osaghae of the Department of Political Science, University of Ibadan as the new Director-General of the Nigeria institute of International Affairs (NIIA).
Although President Buhari is currently on a two weeks medical leave in London, that has not stopped him from going about his responsibility as the number one citizen of the country.
What are your thought on this? Do you think appointing another Northerner as DTCA Director General is fair enough?