Abuja - The Senate Committee on Communication
will in two weeks rule on the request by President Muhammadu Buhari for the approval
of his nominations for the board of the Nigerian Communications Commission
Buhari has nominated Olabiyi Durojaiye, Sunday Dare, Aliyu
Saida Abubakar, Clement Omeiza Baiye, Chief Okoi Ofem Obono Obia, Pastor
Ezekiel Yissa and Senator Ifeanyi Ararume as Board Members of the regulator of
the country’s communications industry.
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Deputy Senate Leader Bala Ibn Na'allah presented Buhari's
request at the plenary on Thursday.
According to Na'allah the President request is in accordance
with Section 8(1) A of the NCC Act 2003. He said the enssence of the
presentation was to allow the Senate forward the request for futher legislative
Senate President Bukola Sarki referred the request to the
- CAJ News