7th January, 2022
By Ismaila Chafe
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Ayodeji Gbeleyi as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN).
This is contained in a statement released on Friday by the President’s spokesman, Mr Femi Adesina.
The statement read in part ”A Chartered Accountant and an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Taxation, Gbeleyi is a well-known financial expert who was once a Commissioner for Finance in Lagos State”.
Gbeleyi, who is also a player in the aviation sector, replaces Chief Adewale Adeeyo, who passed on recently.
He served as Lagos State Commissioner of Finance under the Babatunde Raji Fashola-led administration.