Prof. Sulaiman lauds appointment of Ambassador Gambari as new Chief of Staff to President Buhari


  • Wednesday May 13, 2020 15:40 PM
  • NILS Press Corps

The Director General, National Institute for Legislative and Democratic Studies (NILDS), Prof. Abubakar O. Sulaiman, on Tuesday, congratulated Ambassador Ibrahim Agboola Gambari,CFR, on his appointment as the new Chief of Staff (COS) to President Muhammadu Buhari.

Professor Sulaiman in a statement in Abuja appreciated the President for recognizing Ambassador Gambari’s extensive experience and leadership demonstrated in his previous positions, including the Ministry of External Affairs, African Union and the United Nations among others.

"I have no doubt that his vast experience, pedigree, patriotism, demonstrated capacity at both national and global levels will make him both suitable and appropriate for the position of CoS to Mr. President ,” Sulaiman said.

He added that he is convinced that President Buhari made the right and proper choice in appointing Ambassador Gambari, a seasoned administrator and bridge builder as his new COS in view of the sterling qualities, international exposure, experience and academic acumen of the respected diplomat.

While wishing Gambari success in his new assignment, Professor Sulaiman further expressed confidence that the Kwara-born Prince will once again bring his vast administrative capacity to bare to the benefit and upliftment of the country at this time.