Nigeria Commends President Tinubu for Appointing Ahmed Galadima Aminu as PTDF Executive Sec


Nigeria Commends President Tinubu for Appointing Ahmed Galadima Aminu as PTDF Executive Sec

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Musa Ibrahim Bello

In a significant and commendable step towards furthering the mandate and vision of the Petroleum Technology Trust Fund (PTDF), President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has appointed Ahmed Galadima Aminu as the Executive Secretary.

This four-year appointment reflects President Tinubu’s unwavering dedication to promoting excellence and continuity in leadership within the petroleum sector. The PTDF’s mandate plays a pivotal role in shaping the future of the nation’s oil and gas sector.

The mandate underscores the importance of developing human resources, enhancing institutional capacity, and fostering technological advancement in the industry. Ahmed Galadima Aminu’s appointment, stemming from his previous role as the General Manager of the Education and Training department at PTDF, is undoubtedly well-deserved. His extensive experience in the petroleum sector, coupled with his dedication to the PTDF’s mandate, makes him a befitting choice to lead the institution toward fulfilling its mandate.

Throughout his career, Mr. Aminu has consistently demonstrated a profound understanding of the industry’s intricacies and a steadfast commitment to advancing the PTDF’s objectives. His position as General Manager saw the Education and Training department flourish, and his innovative ideas have significantly contributed to equipping the industry with the skills and knowledge necessary to thrive in a competitive global market.

The vision of the PTDF, “To train Nigerians to qualify as graduates, professionals, technicians, and craftsmen in the field of engineering, geology, science, and management in the oil and gas industry in Nigeria and abroad,” stands as a guiding light in the institution’s pursuit of excellence. Under the stewardship of Ahmed Galadima Aminu, the Fund is primed to continue nurturing a new generation of skilled professionals who can drive the oil and gas industry to even greater heights. The Petroleum Technology Trust Fund’s role in facilitating the development of skilled human resources, expanding institutional capacity, and advancing technological knowledge cannot be overstated.

The PTDF’s work is instrumental in Nigeria’s quest for self-sufficiency and global competitiveness in the oil and gas sector. Ahmed Galadima Aminu’s appointment aligns perfectly with this mission, reflecting President Tinubu’s commitment to placing capable professionals in key roles.

As we express our gratitude to President Bola Ahmed Tinubu for appointing Ahmed Galadima Aminu as the PTDF’s Executive Secretary, it is essential to acknowledge the President’s discernment in selecting individuals who have proven themselves in their respective fields. Mr. Aminu’s appointment is a testimony to President Tinubu’s dedication to nurturing excellence, meritocracy, and the elevation of competent professionals to crucial positions.

Ibrahim is a Lecturer with the Department of Information Technology
Modibbo Adama University, Yola.
He sent this piece from Abuja, Nigeria