Tinubu appoints Olatunji Bello as new FCCPC CEO

Mr. Olatunji Bello 

President Bola Tinubu has appointed Mr. Olatunji Bello as the new Chief Executive Officer and Executive Vice-Chairman of the Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC), pending confirmation by the Senate

Mr. Bello is a lawyer, administrator, and renowned journalist who previously served as the Secretary to the Lagos State Government

He holds a Master's degree in International Law and Diplomacy from the University of Lagos and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 2002 after studying Law at the same university.

Mr. Bello began his career in journalism at the Concord Newspapers in 1985 and held the positions of Group Political Editor; Sunday Concord Editor, and Editor, National Concord. 

He is a winner of the US Alfred Friendly Press Fellowship and was appointed the Chairman, Editorial Board of THISDAY Newspapers in 2001.

He also served as Commissioner for Environment under various administrations in Lagos State.

The President expects that the new Chief Executive Officer of this important agency will ensure the holistic realization of the Commission's mandate of protecting and promoting the interest and welfare of Nigerian consumers, and ensuring the adoption of measures to guarantee the safety and quality of goods and services, a State House press release signed by Ajuri Ngelale, Special Adviser to the President Media & Publicity, explained.
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