The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed has inaugurated the two newly appointed Non-Executive Directors of the Nigerian Export-Import Bank, NEXIM.
They are Mallam Kabiru Hassan and Ede Definone.
At the inauguration in Abuja, the Minister stressed that the NEXIM bank was a significant player in the Non oil sector and other economic revitalization programme.
Mrs Ahmed urged the Directors to bring their private sector experience to bear in their new roles and thanked Mr. Adesina Adegbenro and Hajiya Ramatu whose tenure on the board expired in December last year.
Responding, the Managing Director and Chief Executive of NEXIM Bank, Abba Bello commended President Muhammadu Buhari for the quick appointment of individuals with relevant experience to the Board.
Mr. Bello said with continued support from the Ministry of Finance and the Federal Government, the bank would be taken to the next level.