Close button
The Guardian
Email YouTube Facebook Instagram Twitter WhatsApp

Buhari seeks second term for INEC boss, Yakubu

Related

President Muhammadu Buhari has presented the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu, for a second term in office.

In a letter to President of the Senate, Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan, the President said in accordance with the provision of Section 154 (1) of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 (as amended), “I am pleased to present for confirmation by the Senate, the nomination of Professor Mahmood Yakubu for appointment as Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for a second and final term.”

A statement by Buhari’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina yesterday, said Prof Yakubu was first appointed by the President in November 2015.


In this article:
BuhariINECSenate
Receive News Alerts on Whatsapp: +2348136370421

No comments yet