New MD, Kabir Mohammed Officially Takes Over At FAAN
The New Managing Director/ Chief Executive of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Mr. Kabir Yusuf Mohammed has officially taken over at the agency.
A statement signed by the Ag General Manager, Corporate Affairs ,Mrs. Faithful Hope-Ivbaze, explained that the official take over followed his appointment by the Federal Government of Nigeria after the expiration of the tenure of the immediate past MD/CE, Capt, Rabiu Hamisu Yadudu on May 19, 2023.
At a brief handover ceremony held at the authority’s headquarters in Abuja on, Tuesday, May 23, 2023, the new MD/CE commended Yadudu for his immense innovative contributions and leadership to the aviation industry in Nigeria and beyond.
The MD/CE, until the new appointment was the Regional General Manager, North Central Airports, as well as the Chairman, Aviation Roadmap Implementation Committee.
Kabir, a seasoned administrator and an astute aviator with stints in both the public and private sectors brings to board his wealth of experience in aviation safety and security.
He is expected to consolidate on the lofty achievements of the immediate past Managing Director/CE, Capt. Rabiu Hamisu Yadudu.
Kabir is an alumnus of the International Visitors Leadership Programme of the United States Government, and he holds a diploma in Airport Executive Leadership from ACI/Concordia University. He is an International Airport Professional (IAP).
Prior to his appointment as the MD/CE, FAAN, he had served the organisation in various capacities including; Special Assistant to the Managing Director, Head of Servicom, MAKIA, Kano, Chief Liaison Officer, FAAN Liaison Office, Abuja, Chief of Staff to the MD/CE, General Manager, Special Duties, and Regional General Manager, North Central/Airport Manager, Abuja Airport.
While congratulating the newly appointed MD/CE and welcoming him as he takes the mantle of leadership, we thank Capt. Hamisu Yadudu for his innovativeness and hard work while his tenure lasted. We wish him all the best in his future endeavours.