President Muhammadu Buhari has written the Senate, seeking the screening and subsequent confirmation of nominees for National Commissioners and a Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) for the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
Buhari’s letter was read at the National Assembly on Tuesday during plenary by the President of the Senate, Senator Ahmad Lawan.
The nominees are Mallam Mohammed Haruna (Niger State) North Central – National Commissioner; Mrs May Agbamuche-Mbu – Delta State, National Commissioner, South South; Okeagu Kenneth Nnamdi – Abia State, South-East National Commissioner, Maj. Gen. A.B. Alkali (retd.) – Adamawa State, North-East, National Commissioner, Engr. Prof. Rada H. Gumus – Bayelsa State, South South, National Commissioner, Mr. Sam Olumeku – Ondo State, South-West, National Commissioner and Olaniyi Olaleye Ijalaye – Ondo State, South-West, Resident Electoral Commissioner.