Connect with us

Politics

President Buhari Nominates Yakubu As INEC Chair For Second Term

Published

on

President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated 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.”

ALSO READ: WTO DG: Okonjo Iweala Set To Win, As 106 Countries Of 164-Member States Endore Her

Prof Yakubu was first appointed by President Buhari in November 2015.

Facebook

Trending News