The former permanent secretary of the Federal Ministry of Education, Sunny Echono is set to take over the affairs of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund on March 18, 2022.
Echono whose appointment was approved by the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), will be taking over from Professor Elias Bogoro.
A statement by the Director of Press, Federal Ministry of Education, Ben Goong, read in part, “President Muhamadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Sunday Echono as the new Executive Secretary of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund.
“He takes over from Prof. Sulaiman Elias Bogoro whose five-year tenure will end on 18th March 2022. Described as an accomplished technocrat, Arc Echono brings to the job, a diverse wealth of experience spanning Infrastructure, business administration, procurement management, ICT and the education sectors.
“Before his appointment he had served as Permanent Secretary Fed. Min of Education and Member, Board of Trustees of TETfund among other important National assignments.”