A former minister of information, Frank Nweke Jr, has emerged president of the Harvard Kennedy School Alumni Association of Nigeria (HKSAAN).
The former minister obtained a master in public administration from the prestigious Harvard institution in 2008, Vanguard reports.
It should be noted that HKSAAN is the only Harvard Kennedy School alumni association in Sub-Saharan Africa.
In his acceptance speech, Nweke implored every member of the association to contribute their knowledge and resources towards transforming Nigeria for the better.
The former minister said beneficiaries of Harvard education in Nigeria should do all that they can to ensure that the country is transformed for the better.
In other news, Daniel Awe has been appointed as the new head of the Africa Fintech Foundry (AFF), the management and board of Access Bank PLC have announced.
The financial institution said Awe’s appointment underscores its commitment to advance technological innovation in the African banking sector.
Taking to his Twitter page to thank Nigerians, the minister said he looks forward to the day when Nigeria and Africa become places where hard work and merit are rewarded.
He tweeted: “Thank you for all the support and prayers coming from Nigeria and Nigerians in the Diaspora. I look forward to the day when Nigeria and Africa become places where hard work and merit are rewarded. Chukwu Gozie!”
Recall that after he was appointed, Madu took to his LinkedIn page to reflect on his new appointment and vowed to ensure that everyone in Alberta has access to equal justice.
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