• EFCC Chair: Lawyer Gives Senate Ultimatum Over Confirmation Of Magu

    EFCC Chair: Lawyer Gives Senate Ultimatum Over Confirmation Of Magu

    A constitutional lawyer, Barr. Wahab Shittu, has called on the Senate, as a matter of urgency’ to confirm the appointment of the acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, within the next 48 hours.

    It would be recalled that the Presidency has written to the Senate, seeking the screening and confirmation of Magu as chairman of the EFCC.

    President Muhammadu Buhari appointed Magu as the acting chairman EFCC after the removal of Ibrahim Lamorde on November 9, […]

  • President Buhari sends 6 names to Senate for confirmation as INEC commissioners

    President Buhari sends 6 names to Senate for confirmation as INEC commissioners

    President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, sent six names to the Senate for screening and confirmation as national commissioners of Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC.

    The President also sent names of five persons for screening and subsequent confirmation as national commissioners of National Population Commission, NPC.

    Buhari in two separate letters to the Senate, which were read at plenary by the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, said his appointment of national commissioners for both INEC and NPC was in accordance with the provisions of […]