Buhari Makes New Appointment, Seeks Senate Confirmation

Buhari Makes New Appointment, Seeks Senate Confirmation

  • President Muhammadu Buhari writes Senate to confirm the appointment of Aniku Michael-Ohiani as substantive Director-General Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission
  • The president's request was read by Senate president, Ahmed Lawan, at the senate's floor at the beginning of the plenary on Wednesday, June 15
  • Buhari in his letter stated that the confirmation was in line with Section 22(1)(a) of the Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (Establishment) Act, 2005

Aso Rock, Abuja - President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Aniku Michael-Ohiani as the substantive Director-General/CEO for the Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC).

Daily Nigeria reports that the appointment was revealed in a letter Buhari wrote to the Senate on Wednesday, June 15.

Muhammadu Buhari, Senate, Ahmed Lawan, Appointment, APC
President Buhari speaking at a meeting in the state house Photo credit: Muhammadu Buhari
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The Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, read the president’s letter at the commencement of the plenary.

The spokesperson to the Senate President, Ezrel Tabiowo, disclosed that Buhari’s request was contained in a letter dated June 6.

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Buhari in his letter stated that the request was in accordance with the provision of Section 22(1)(a) of the Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (Establishment) Act, 2005.

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