The nominees included Umar Mukhtar Gajiram (Borno), Dr. Aiaiibo Sinikiem Johnson (Bayelsa) and Raheem Muideen Olalekan (Osun).
In his letter nominating the three State Resident Electoral Commissioners, Buhari said, “Pursuant to Paragraph 14(3) of Part 1 of the Third Schedule to the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 (as amended) I hereby write to request for confirmation by the Senate the appointment of the following three (3) nominees as Resident Electoral Commissioners of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC): Umar Mukhtar Gajiram Commissioner Borno, Dr. Aiaiibo Sinikiem Johnson Commissioner Bayelsa and Raheem Muideen Olalekan Commisssioner Osun.
“While I trust that the Senate will consider this request in the usual expeditious manner, Please accept, Distinguished Senate President, the assurances of my highest consideration.”
You may be interested
Boko Haram: Shame on Buhari – Leah Sharibu’s Parents React to Daughter’s Second ChildWebby - March 25, 2021
Leah Sharibu The parents of Leah Sharibu have lashed out at President Muhammadu Buhari for abandoning their daughter in Boko…
How A Nigerian University Student Pretended To Be An American Man To Defraud A LadyWebby - March 25, 2021
File photo Adebowale Abiola, a 500-level student of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, Oyo State, has been jailed…
Buhari Must Restructure Nigeria Before Elections Take Place – Chief Ayo AdebanjoWebby - March 25, 2021
Chief Ayo Adebanjo Chief Ayo Adebanjo, the Leader of the Pan-Yoruba Socio-Cultural Organisation, Afenifere, has stated that there would be…