NOTAP EXPANDS TO SIX DEPARTMENTS, GETS NEW DIRECTORS.

NOTAP EXPANDS TO SIX DEPARTMENTS, GETS NEW DIRECTORS.
The National Office for Technology Acquisition and Promotion (NOTAP) has been expanded to six departments, six Zonal Offices and five functional Units.
The Director General of NOTAP, Engr. Umar Buba Bindir in a chat with the media recently said the creation of two new departments with full directors and the additional zonal Offices was to ensure an President’s Transformation Agenda.
Hittato, the Office had four departments with acting directors. The approval by the Head of Civil Service of the Federation to expand the Office, gave rise to two additional departments and five new Zonal Offices. The additional Zonal Offices are for North East, North West, North Central, South East and South-South, while the Lagos Zonal Office is to cater for South-West.
The Directors and their departments are.
1. Mr. Jibril N. Useni, Director, Human Resources and Finance Management (HRFM)
2. Dr. Ephraim C. Okejiri, Director, Technology Transfer Registration (TTR)
3. Dr. Dan-Azumi M. Ibrahim, Director, Technology Innovation and Commercialization (TIC)
4. Engr. Lucky J. Nwosa, Director, Technology Acquisition and Research (TAR)
5. Ms. Caroline T. Owoseni, Director, Corporate Planning (CP)
6. Alh. Adamu A. Tandama, Director Consultancy Services (CS)
The new Directors have assumed their Offices expecting the posting of departmental staff.