Friday, November 28, 2014 2.48PM/ NSE
FBN Holdings Plc has notified The Nigerian Stock Exchange of the appointment of Dr Hamza Sule Wuro Bokki as an Independent Non-Executive Director (INED) on its Board. This appointment brings the total number of Directors on the Board of the company to Seven (7) as approved by the Central Bank of Nigeria, its primary regulator, on 11th November 2014.
Dr Hamza Sule Wuro Bokki, a fellow of Chartered Pension Institute of Nigeria (CPIN) holds a B.Sc. in Public Administration (First Class) from the University of Maiduguri, Borno State Nigeria (1987– 1990) before obtaining his Masters in Public Administration (MPA) from the same University (1991 – 1992). He later acquired his Ph.D. in Public Administration and Policy Analysis from the University of Abuja (2005 – 2010).
Dr Hamza started his professional career as a Supervisory Councillor for Education with Gombe Local Government, Gombe State (1991 -1993) before becoming the Vice Chairman and Councillor Primary Health Care Caretaker Committee, Yalmatu Deba Local Government Gombe State (1994– 1995).
Between 1996 - 2002, Dr Hamza became the Managing Director Jewel Investment Services Limited, Gombe while from 2000 – 2003, he joined the Gombe State Investment and Property Development Company Limited as the Managing Director. He was also the Head, Marketing, APTSecurities & Funds Ltd (2003 – 2006), Managing Director, APT Pension Funds Managers Limited, and (2006 – 2011). He was also a former Commissioner Ministry of Trade & Investment, GombeState.
He is a member of numerous Board Committees in various Companies and has attended several courses both within and outside Nigeria, among which are; International Symposium on Housing, by Shelter Afrique, Banjul, Gambia, 2002 and in Nairobi, 2003; Business Investment Forum, Washington DC, USA - 2003, Making Corporate Boards more effective - a Corporate GovernanceCourse at Lagos Business School, 2008 among others.
He was the Director NPF Pensions Limited prior to this appointment