Buhari swears in new commissioners for FCC and NPC
President Muhammadu Buhari has received the first made in Nigeria cell phone, called ITF Mobile.
Minister of Industry, Trade, and Investment, Adeniyi Adebayo presented the phone to Buhari, before the commencement of the cabinet meeting currently holding at the First Lady Conference room, Presidential Villa, Abuja.
According to Adebayo he said the phone was one of the twelve produced, using locally sourced components, by the Electrical/Electronics Technology Department of the Industrial Training Fund’s (ITF) Model Skills Training Centre.
“Twelve indigenous mobile cell phones produced by the Model Skills Training Centre of the Industrial Training Fund; an agency under Ministry of Industry Trade and Investment was launched,”
“It gives me great pleasure Mr President, to present you with one of the phones.”
The President also presided over the swearing-in of one commissioner each, for the National Population Commission and the Federal Civil Service Commission ahead of deliberations at the cabinet meeting.
Those sworn-in were Wakil Bukar as Commissioner of the Federal Civil Service Commission (FCC) and Mohammed Dattijo Usman as Commissioner of the National Population Commission (NPC).