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SENATE RECEIVES 2022-2024 MTEF & CONFIRMS INEC COMMISSIONERS

President Muhammadu Buhari has transmitted the 2022-2024 Medium Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal  Strategy Paper to the Senate for Consideration.

The documents have been referred to a Senate joint Committee for scrutiny with Committee on Finance as lead Committee.

Meanwhile, Senate has confirmed the appointment of Five nominees as Commissioners of the Independent National Electoral Commission.

This followed the Consideration  of the report of Senate  Committee on Independent National Electoral Commission which screened the Presidential Nominees.

Professor Muhammad Kallah, North West,  Professor Kunle Ajayi, South West, Saidu Ahmad, North West,  Dr Baba Bila, North East and Professor Abdullahi Zuru North – West.

It stepped down the confirmation of Professor Sani Adam for further investigation on petitions received against him while that of Lauretta Onochie was rejected on grounds of federal Character Principle as Delta state already has May Agbamuche- Mbu as Commissioner in INEC.

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