President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Prof. Moji Adeyeye, wife of Senator Adeyeye as the Director-General of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC).
The appointment takes effect from November 3 according to a statement released Tuesday by Assistant Director (Press), Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mohammed Nakorji.
The appointment is for an initial term of five years with the possibility of renewal for another single term.
The statement read, “The President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, is Excellency, Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, has approved the appointment of Prof. Moji Christianah Adeyeye, as the Director General of National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control.
“Moji Christiana Adeyeye is a seasoned pharmacist with a proven track record of accomplishments in Nigeria and abroad.
“She is also a professor of Pharmaceuticals, Manufacturing Science and Drug Product Evaluation, College of Pharmacy, Roosevelt University, USA amongst others.
“The appointment, which takes effect from 3rd November, 2017, is for the initial term of five years.”