President Buhari has dismissed the Chairman, Governing Board of the Nigerian Copyright Commission, NCC, Tonye Clinton Jaja.
In a letter dated October 15 and signed by Dayo Apata, Solicitor-General of the Federation and Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Justice revealed Jaja’s sack.
The letter captioned: ‘Notification of your removal as Chairman, Governing Board of the Nigerian Copyright Commission’ reads
“I have been directed to notify you of your removal as the Chairman. Governing Board of the Nigerian COpyright Commission by the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, His Excellency, Muhammadu Buhari, (JCFR1 as conveyed vide letter Ref: 593I2N/230 of 28m September, 2020.ADVERTISEMENT
Your removal is with immediate effect and you are, therefore, expected to handover all the properties of the commission in your possession to the Director-General.
While wishing you success in your future endeavours, please accept the assurances of the warm regards and best wishes of the honourable Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice.”