Rev Utov, the proprietor of Fidei Polytechnic, Gboko passed away on March 17, 2017.
Buhari appointed Rev Christopher Utov as a Member of Nigerian Institute of Social & Economic Research.
President Muhammadu Buhari in one fell swoop on Friday appointed 209 board chairmen and 1,258 members of government owned agencies and parastatals.
Rev Christopher is not the only dead man who made the list.
Also Buhari appointed Chief Donald Ugbaja as a Member of the Consumer Protection Council, Chief Ugbaja, a former DIG of Police Nigeria, died on 29th of November 2017.
The third dead person who made the list is Senator Francis Okpozo who was appointed as Chairman of the Nigerian Press Council, Senator Okpozo, a Senator in the Second Republic, died on Dec 16, 2016. President Buhari even issued a statement mourning his death.
These appointments by the President have generated reactions as Nigerians from all walks of life have taken to different platforms to register their continued disappointment with Buhari and his lackluster administration.