Buhari Begs Senate To Confirm Yakubu As INEC Chair

Yakubu as president of INEC

Buhari has asked the Senate to confirm his appointment of Yakubu as INEC president.

Nigeria online news reports that President Buhari, in a letter addressed to the Senate on Tuesday, asked lawmakers to select and confirm Professor Mahmood Yakubu as chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for a second and final term.

This online news outlet gathered that Senate President Ahmad Lawan read Buhari’s request letter during plenary in Abuja.

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