Youths under the auspices of Northern Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) has commended President Muhammadu Buhari the recent appointment of George Moghalu.
Moghalu’s appointment as the Managing Director of National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) which was described as putting a “round peg in a round hole” is believed to rejuvenate the agency’s objectives and mandate.
Comrade Isah Abubakar, President of the Youth Council, in a statement said, the youth group believes that the Anambra state born political heavyweight has over the years gathered enough experience that could help him contribute his quota in national development through his new office.
According to Isah, “NYCN applaud President Muhammad Buhari for appointing a core nationalist, a detribalize Nigerian as the MD/CEO of National inland waterways Authority (NIWA) in the person of chief George Moghalu.
“We believe that with his wealth of experience, he will rejuvenate the agency’s objective and mandate, to improve and develop inland water ways navigation as well as provide an alternative mode of transportation for the evacuation of economic goods and persons.
“Talking about leadership in providing regulatory, economical and operational leadership in the nation’s inland waterways systems and infrastructural development, Chief Moghalu is a trusted and tested allied.
“We believe he will work with Mr. President to achieve the next level agenda by way of creating a legitimate opportunity for the younger generation”.