President Buhari Appoints Aliyu Tahir as NEMSA MD/CEO
President Mohammadu Buhari has appointed Aliyu Tahir as the new Managing Director/CEO of the Nigerian Electricity Management Service Agency (NEMSA). The appointment which took effect from December 31, 2021 is for four years at the first instance and renewable based on performance.
Before the appointment, Engr Aliyu Tahir was General Manager Technical Standards & Inspectorate Services (TS&IS) and he joined the Ministry of Power in 1993.
Engr Tahir replaces the former MD, Engr Peter Ewesor whose second tenure ended in October 2021.
Engr Aliyu Tahir is a graduate of Electrical Engineering, Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU) and was Secretary, Presidential Taskforce on Power in 2021. He is a Fellow, Nigerian Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE) as well as Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria.