June 10, 2011
The Company has notified The Exchange of the appointments of Dr. Julius Kpaduwa, and Mr. Tony Elumelu, to its Board effective March, and April1, 2011 respectively.
Dr. Kpaduwa holds a degree in Medicine from Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, D.C. United State of America and is a Fellow, of American College of Obstetrics & Gynecology and also a Physician and Surgeon at California Licensure. He was until this appointment the Medical Director / Chief Executive Officer Julius C. Kpaduwa, Medical Corporation. He is 63 years old.
Mr. Elumelu, MFR holds a degree in Economics from Bendel State University, Ekpoma, and Masters Degree in Economics from University of Lagos. He is a Fellow, Institute for Management Development (IMD), Lausanne, Switzerland. He has more than 20 years work experience in the financial sector and was the immediate past Group Managing Director of United Bank for Africa. Elumelu is the founding Chairman of Tony Elumelu Foundation and is currently the Chairman of Heirs Holdings Limited.