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Buhari Appoints 9 INEC RECs… Awaits Senate Confirmation


Tunde Ogunmola

President Muhammadu Buhari has dispatched a letter to the leadership of the Senate, seeking the confirmation of nine State Resident Electoral Commissioners(RECs), of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

The letter which was read today on the floor of the Senate by Senate President, Bukola Saraki read thus:

“In accordance of the Provisions of section 154 (1) of the 1999 constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. I write to forward here with the names of 9 of resident electoral commissioners appointed for the INEC for the consideration of the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

“The curriculum vitae of the nominees are attached here with while thanking you immensely in anticipation of the early consideration and confirmation of the above appointment by the senate.”

The nominees are;
1. Monday Tom, Akwa-Ibom;
2. Baba Yusuf, Borno;
3. Eric Olawale, Osun;
4. Lukman Ajidaba, Kwara; and
5. Segun Agbaje, Ekiti.
6. Cyril Omoruyi, Edo;
7. Yahaya Bello, Nasarawa;
8. Emmanuel Alex, Rivers; and
9. Mohammed Ibrahim, Gombe.

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