Buhari Writes Senate, Seeks Confirmation of Nominees for CCB

By Starrys Obazei | January 24, 2023

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent five names to the Senate seeking their confirmation as members of the Code of Conduct Bureau, CCB.

Buhari’s letter was read during Wednesday’s plenary by the Senate leader, Senator Gobir Ibrahim Abdullahi.

“That the Senate so considers the request of Mr. President C-in-C on the confirmation of the nomination of the following persons for appointment as members of the Code of Conduct Bureau in accordance with the provisions of Section 154(1) of the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

The nominees are; Murtala A. Kankia (Katsina) member, Zephaniah Ishaku Bulus (Nasarawa) member, Farouq Umar (Yobe) member, Abdulsalam Taofiq Olawale (Ondo) member, Prof. Juwayriya Badamaaiuy (Kogi) member.

The Senate President, therefore, referred the letter to the Committee for screening and to submit a report in two weeks.

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