Abuja - The Senate on Wednesday put on hold the confirmation of the 47 ambassadorial nominees forwarded to it by President Muhammadu Buhari on June 9.
This follows the controversies that had trailed the list.
Most of the senators who spoke on the list during plenary kicked against it.
The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir David Lawal and the Foreign Affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama were summoned to come and explain the discrepancies in the list.
- News 24