By Foster Obi
Management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has appointed Engineer JattoAdeiza Adams as its chief spokesman. A press statement signed by Isah Suwaid Asst. General Manager Corporate & Strategic Communications said this has become necessary to further reinvigorate the Authority’s operations and reengineer the process of dissemination of information towards an efficient delivery of services.
Jatto who hails from Okene Local Government ofKogi State, holds a Master of project Management (MPM), a Post Graduate Diploma in Shipping Management and a Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical) Qualifications.
The new spokesman belongs to various professional bodies. Amongst these include Member Nigerian society of Engineers (MNSE), Fellow The Institute of Shipping Technology (FIST), Fellow The Institute of Credit Administration (FICA). He is also a Certified Public- Private Partnership specialist.
Additionally, the new General Manager before his recent redeployment,had put in more than three decadesof hard work,dedication and commitment with the Organization having served as the General Manager with the Land & Asset Administration as well as the Engineering Maintenance Department.
In addition, he has in recent times attended International and local training Programmes, Some of these include Project Management Course, (Dubai), Port Master Plan (Belgium), Capacity Building in Leadership for Development and Public Good (Kansas State University USA, IP3 Washington DC Labour Relations and collective bargaining, Lagos, Corporate Image and Personality Development, Lagos and Managing and Leading strategic change amongst several others.
He was also one time the Asst. General Manager Procurement and Managing Director, Seaview Properties limited, a Subsidiary of NPA, and was also Chief Port EngineerTin Can Island Port to mention but a few.
He is happily married with children.
Pix: Engineer JattoAdeiza Adams