President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Captain Musa Nuhu as the new Director General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA).

He will replace Captain Muthar Usman.

Until his appointment, Nuhu was Nigeria’s Permanent Representative to the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO).

He is an Airline Pilot, a safety expert, a quality assurance Lead Auditor, as well as an Artificial Intelligence expert.

Nuhu holds an MSc. Degree in Aviation Business and was at the Presidential Air Fleet as a Captain and a safety officer.

He also worked with at the defunct Nigeria Airways, Aero Contractors and Petrowest among other organisations.