President MUHAMMADU BUHARI has requested the Senate to confirm nominees into positions of Chairman, Executive Commissioner, and Non-Executive Commissioners of Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC.
In a letter dated August 2, 2016, sent to President of the Senate, BUKOLA SARAKI, President BUHARI nominated OLABIYI DUROJAIYE as chairman of the commission.
DUROJAIYE, a former senator, is to represent the South West.
The president also nominated SUNDAY DARE as the NCC’s Executive Commissioner, Stakeholders Management.
DARE, who will also represent the south west is an aide to a former Lagos State governor, BOLA TINUBU.
Those nominated as Non-Executive Commissioners are: ALIYU SA’IDU ABUBAKAR (North East), CLEMENT OMEIZA BAIYE (North Central), OKOI OFEM OBONO OBLA (South South), EZEKIEL YISSA (North Central) and IFEANYI ARARUME (South East).