The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Prof. Isa Ali Pantami has approved the appointment of Bar. Bulus Samuila Yakubu as acting Post Master General of the Federation and Chief Executive Officer of the Nigeria Poster Service (NIPOST).
The appointment was sequel to the suspension of Dr. Ismail Adebayo Adewusi from office.
It was gathered that the NIPOST boss was under suspension pending the outcome of investigations instituted by the Minister for some alleged infractions.
A statement from Franklin Alao, Head of Corporate Communications of NIPOST confirmed the suspension of Adewusi.
Bulus holds a Bachelor in Law Degree from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.
He joined the service of the Nigerian Postal Service in 1990. Barrister Bulus hails from Takum Town in Takum Local Government Area of Taraba State.
He was, until now, the Secretary to NIPOST Governing Board, Director (SpecialDuties) and also NIPOST Liason Officer to the National Assembly.
As an experienced Public Officer, he has also served as the Secretary/Legal Adviser of NIPOST 2007 to 2017 with a proven record of excellent performance.
He belongs to a number of professional bodies notably, the International Bar Association (IBA), Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) and was the pioneer Chairman of the Committee of Legal Experts of Pan African Postal Union (PAPU).
He is also a Fellow of the Institute of Corporate Administration of Nigeria and also a Fellow of the Institute for Fraud Management and Control.