Senate Reviews Tinubu's Letter Seeking Confirmation of 19 NPC Commissioners  - The Top Society

Senate Reviews Tinubu’s Letter Seeking Confirmation of 19 NPC Commissioners 

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The Senate on Tuesday reviewed President Bola Tinubu’s letter, formally requesting confirmation for the appointment of 19 commissioners to the National Population Commission (NPC).

The nominated commissioners, spanning various states, include Emmanuel Eke (Abia), Clifford Zirra (Adamawa), Chidi Ezeoke (Anambra), Isa Buratai (Borno), Alex Ukam (Cross River), Blessyn Brume-Ataguba (Delta), Jeremiah Nwankwegu (Ebonyi), Tony Aiyejina (Edo), Ejike Ezeh (Enugu), Abubakar Damburam (Gombe), Uba Nnabue (Imo), Dogon Garba (Kaduna), Aminu Tsanyawa (Kano), Yori Afolabi (Kogi), Olakunle Sobukola (Ogun), Temitayo Oluwatuyi (Ondo), Mary Afan (Plateau), Ogiri Henry (Rivers), and Saany Sale (Taraba).

President Tinubu additionally urged the Senate to approve the nominations of Babajide Fasina (South-West), Enorense Amadasu (South-South), and Bashir Indabawa (North-West) as NPC commissioners.

In response, the Senate, under the guidance of Senator Godswill Akpabio, chair of the session, granted the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) a two-week timeline to provide a comprehensive report on the nominations.

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