A renowned business administrator, Mallam Usman Abbas has been appointed as the Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) Abuja Liaison Officer in charge of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja.
According to a statement signed by the Director General, Ambassador Ayoola Olukanni which was exclusively obtained by Chamber Telegraph said the appointment took effect from 7th August, 2018.
Usman is to serve as a bridge between the national headquarters of the organization as well as the business community in and around Abuja.
Usman is an experienced Administrator and Project Management Specialist. He strives for excellence at any given opportunity with an unalloyed commitment to value addition to organizational set goals and objectives.
Having worked at the Nigerian Investment Promotion, Usman has a knack for realizing investment objectives and initiating novel investment projects.
Usman is on the board of several companies and has a deep interest in the mining of several minerals in Nigeria.
Usman acquired his B.Sc, and MBA from the prestigious Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria Nigeria.
He is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK).
In a congratulatory message, the President of Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI), Prince Adetokunbo Kayode, CON., SAN said Usman’s record of selfless service and successful management of his business empire has clearly stood him out among his peers.
“He is a great manager of people and resources. I have no doubt that he will introduce ingenuity in discharging the responsibilities of his new office. He has been tested, trusted and found worthy in handling major tasks. NACCIMA made the right choice”, Prince Kayode stressed.
Similarly, the Vice President of the Chamber, Prof. Adesoji Adesugba who is responsible for Information and Communication Technology (ICT) as well as the training arm of the chamber known as Business Entrepreneurial Skills and Technology (BEST) center congratulated Usman on his new appointment.
“I knew Usman as a diligent and hard working officer while he worked at the Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC) when I was a Director at the Commission, and later as a Special Adviser at the Industrial Arbitration Panel (IAP) and also as an elected Council Member at ACCI”, Prof. Adesugba maintained.