MAJ. GEN. ABDULLAHI I. MURAINA(RTD), FNIM, mni, BECOMES DEPUTY PRESIDENT
The Nigerian Institute of Management (Chartered), at the last Council meeting, appointed Maj. Gen. Abdullahi I. Muraina (rtd), FNIM, mni, as its Deputy President.
General Muraina (Rtd), FNIM, a seasoned Accountant, astute businessman, consultant and a committed Fellow, is the immediate past National Treasurer of the Institute. He had a distinguished career in the Nigerian Army and retired voluntarily after 35 years of meritorious service as a Major General.
The retired General whilst in the Nigerian Army held several command, staff and instructional appointments. Between 1992 and 1994, he was a member of the Nigerian Army Training and Assistance Group in The Gambia and served as Head of the Gambian National Army Finance and Records; a role he performed creditably in the quest for repositioning that country’s Army’s Finance. Whilst in the service of the Nigerian Army, Retired Maj Gen Muraina was decorated with Forces Service Star (FSS), Meritorious Service Star (MSS), Distinguished Service Star (DSS) and Grand Service Star (GSS). He was also honoured with General Service Medal of Honour, Command Medal of Honour and Field Command Medal of Honour amongst others.
General Muraina, an alumnus of the prestigious National Institute for Policy & Strategic Studies, is a Fellow, Nigerian Institute of Management (FNIM); Fellow, Certified National Accountant (FCNA); Fellow, Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (FCTI) and Member, Institute of Directors Nigeria (MIoD).
He was the Chairman of the Audit Committee of the Nigerian Institute of Management (Chartered) between 2015 and 2017 and a recipient of the Institute’s Presidential Award for his consistent support of the Institute’s programmes in 2014.
The Council, Management and staff congratulate him and wish him well on his new appointment.