Ex-Nigerian Minister, Nweke Emerges President of Harvard Kennedy School Alumni Association
Nigeria former minister of Information, Frank Nweke Jnr, has emerged President of Harvard Kennedy School Alumni Association of Nigeria.
Nweke served as Minister of Inter-governmental Affairs, Special Duties and Youth Development, and later Information and Communications under former president Olusegun Obasanjo administration.
Nweke was elected alongside Aminu Mukhtar Dan’amu (Vice President).
Dan’amu is a former Kano State commissioner for Finance and Economic Development and served as Economic Adviser to two governors in Kano State.
In his acceptance speech, Nweke said, “As beneficiaries of a Harvard education and it’s accompanying networks and pedigree, the burden of responsibility is upon us to do all that we can to lead in navigating this new world by contributing our knowledge, skills, experience, network and resources, towards transforming our country, society, and communities for the better.”