Abuja - President Muhammadu Buhari has requested Senate to approve six new commissioners he has nominated for the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
The nominated INEC commissioners are Mohammed Haruna (North-central), Ahmed Tijani Mu’azu (North-east), Abubakar Nahuche (North-west); Professor Okechukwu Ibeano (South-east); May Agbamuche Mbu, (South-south) and Dr Adekunle Ladipo Ogunmola (South-west).
This was contained in a letter written to the upper chamber of the National Assembly, read out at the plenary by the Senate President Bukola Saraki.
“In accordance with section 154 sub section 1 of the 1999 Constitution as amended, I hereby forward the name of 6 new commissioners from the 6 geopolitical zones,” part of the letter read by Buhari read.
- CAJ News