CCNN Appoints Binji as New Managing Director


Enterprise Television – CCNN Appoints Binji as New Managing Director

The Cement Company of Northern Nigeria (CCNN), through a notification to the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), has announced the appointment of Engineer Yusuf Binji as its new Managing Director. Binji’s appointment will take effect on September 1, 2018.

He will be replacing Alhaji Ibrahim Aminu who moved to BUA Group.

The Chairman of the CCNN Board of Directors, AbdulSamad Rabiu who spoke on Binji’s appointment, said the company’s Board of Directors appointed him as an advancement in its commitment to welcome restructuring.

Prior to his appointment as the company’s Managing Director, Binji was the Managing Director of Obu Cement Company (a subsidiary of BUA Cement), situated in Okpella, Edo State – a position he has held since February 2017.

Binji has a B. Eng. degree in Chemical Engineering from Ahmadu Bello University in

Zaria (1990) and an M.Sc. Chemical Process Engineering with Distinction, from the

University College, University of London (1993).

He became a Fellow of the Nigerian Society of Engineers in 2013, Solar Energy Society of Nigeria in 2012, Nigerian Society of Chemical Engineers (2016), and Associate Member of the Institution of Chemical Engineers, UK in 2000. He is also a Registered Engineer with the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN).

Binji’s experience spanned almost 3 decades and was a Board Member, Cement

Company of Northern Nigeria Plc between 2012 and 2013, and he was also a Board Member of the Sokoto Energy Research Centre, Energy Commission of Nigeria (2002-2013).

He worked with CCNN Plc and rose to the position of Executive Director, Technical, before he joined BUA Group as Executive Director Cement Projects, Technical, and was later Executive Director, Technical at Obu Cement Limited (a subsidiary of BUA Group).