President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Dr. Orji Ogbonnaya Orji as the Executive Secretary,
Nigerian Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) for a single term of five years in accordance with the provision of Section 12 sub-section two (a) and 6 sub-section six of the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative
(Establishment) Act, 2007.
Until the appointment, Dr. Orji was the Agency’s Director of Communications & Advocacy. A statement signed by Willy Bassey, Director Information Office of the Secretary to the Government Of the Federation said the Appointment takes effect from nineteenth February, Twenty-Twenty one.