Tinubu appoints Bayo Onanuga Special Adviser
President Bola Tinubu has appointed the Chief Executive Officer and Editor-in-Chief of PM NEWS and TheNEWS magazine, Bayo Onanuga as his Special Adviser on Information and Strategy.
A statement issued by presidential spokesman, Ajuri Ngelale on Friday said Onanuga’s appointment was part of efforts to prioritize effective and efficient working synergy between the Presidency and Federal Ministries.
He said “President Bola Tinubu has approved the appointments of professionals who have prior working experience within the architecture of the Federal Ministries they will be coordinating with, in addition to duties that will be carried out at the President’s discretion: Special Adviser to the President on Information & Strategy — Mr. Bayo Onanuga.”
Also appointed as Senior Special Assistant to the President on Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation is Ms. Delu Bulus Yakubu.
“The President wishes the new presidential aides well in the discharge of their duties,” he said.
Onanuga, 66, was a former Managing Director of the News Agency of Nigeria. He was also the Director, Media and Publicity, APC Presidential Campaign Council.