President Muhammadu Buhari. Twitter.

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday approved the nomination of Professor Isa Chiroma as the new Director-General of the Nigerian Law School.

Chiroma’s nomination was confirmed in a statement by the president’s media aide Femi Adesina.

He will succeed Olanrewaju Onadeko, who is due for retirement.

Chiroma, who hails from Adamawa state, is a Professor of Law, and currently the Deputy Director in charge of the Yola Campus of the Nigerian Law School.