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Lagos Assembly to secretly screen Ambode’s nominees

30 September 2015, 17:10

Lagos - The Lagos State House of Assembly on Tuesday set-up a 15 man panel to screen the list of cabinet nominees received from Governor Akinwumi Ambode for the post of commissioners and special advisers, reports New Telegraph

The screening will, however, be done behind closed doors.

Prior to Tuesday's sitting, there were expectations that the nominees would be screened by the Assembly during plenary.

Also read: PDP urges Lagos Assembly to reject Ambode’s commissioners’ list

The committee is chaired by the Deputy Speaker, Eshilokun-Sanni Wasiu.

Other members of the committee are Chief Whip Rotimi Abiru; Deputy Majority Leader Olumuyiwa Jimoh; Deputy Whip Omotayo Oduntan and Minority Leader Akeem Bello.

The remaining members are Oluwasegun Akande; Folajinmi Mohammed; Dayo Fafunmi; Oladele Adekanye; Layode Olanrewaju; Segun Olulade; Rotimi Olowo; Bisi Yusuf; Oluyinka Ogundimu and Lanre Ogunyemi.

Read more at New Telegraph

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