Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has according to our sources approved the appointment of the author of Harnessing Nigerian Maritime Mr. Bashir Jamoh to replace the outgoing director-general of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Mr. Peteelrside Dakuku who was appointed in 2016.
Mr. Bashir Jamoh who hails from Kaduna is likely to resume from 11th March 2020.
Before his appointment is the current executive director for admin and finance at the agency and the current president of the Chartered Institute of Transport Administration of Nigeria (CIoTA).
Dr. Bashir Yusuf Jamoh
Executive Director (Finance & Administration)
Bashir Y. Jamoh (Ph.D), the Executive Director Finance and Administration, has over 25 years of public service experience. He had served in the Kaduna State Government before transferring his services to the then National Maritime Authority (NMA) in 1994.
Dr. Jamoh was until this appointment the Assistant Director in NIMASA in charge of Training and Development. He had the privileged experience of serving in the operations and administrative departments in NIMASA at management level and brings this knowledge to bear on his new assignment.
Dr. Jamoh holds a Ph.D in Logistics and Transport Management from the University of Port Harcourt, Masters degree in Management from the Korea Maritime and Ocean University in South Korea, an Advanced Diploma in Management from the Bayero University Kano, a Professional Certificate in Materials Management from the Institute of Logistics in the UK and a Diploma in Accounting from the Ahmadu Bello University Zaria.
He has attended management courses at the Said Business School, Oxford University, UK as well as the Institute of Public Partnerships in Washington DC, USA. Mr. Jamoh also holds membership of several professional Associations including the Chartered Institute of Transport and Logistics, Chartered Institute of Administration of Nigeria and Institute of Maritime Economists (Canada).