NASS appoints Ayo-Yusuf as Chief Complaint Commissioner of the Federation




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The leadership of the has approved the of Abimbola Ayo-Yusuf as Chief Public Complaint Commissioner of the Federation in accordance with provisions of the law establishing the Public Complaint Commission.

The also approved the of 37 other Federal Commissioners for the 36 States and the Federal Capital Territory.


A letter signed by the , Sen. Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan, conveying the appointments the Clerk the (CNA), Arc. Ojo Olatunde, said the appointments will take effect June 1, 2021 in the first instance for a three- year tenure

The letter partly reads: “…after due consultation with the leadership of the two Chambers of the National Assembly and having satisfied the requirement of the relevant section of the law, the of following individuals who are found worthy as Chief Commissioner and Commissioners of the Public Complaints Commission is hereby approved represent respective States and FCT as indicated against names.”

The cited the provisions of Section 2 (1) of the Public Complaints Commission Act, which states “the Chief Commissioner and other Commissioners shall be appointed by the National Assembly and shall be of proven integrity and shall possess such other qualifications as the National Assembly may determine.”

Until this new appointment, Ayo-Yusuf was the PCC Commissioner for Lagos State.

Those appointed Federal Commissioners for States are Madukwe E. E. Ukaegbu – Abia; Abubakar Bobboyi Jijiwa – Adamawa; Uwah Ubong Emmanuel – Akwa Ibom; Mrs Emelda Okoli -Anambra; Ahmad Dauda Jika -Bauchi; Chief Wangagha Dige Dise – ; John-Jack Iyorlian Gumh – Benue; Yusuf Adamu -Borno; Mr Obi Steve Owan -Cross River; Igben Harvest -Delta; Chukwu Donald Ogbonna -Ebonyi; Peter Jonathan Ethasor Anegbeh -Edo; Olukayode Ademola Bamisile -Ekiti, and Omeye Nick Onyebuchi- Enugu.

Others include Tanimu Usman Deba -Gombe; Micheal Uzodinma Ifeanyi – Imo; Jinjiri A. Dutse -Jigawa; Abdullahi Garba Abbas -; Ahmed Ado Dadinkowa -Kano; Abdullahi Ibrahim Mahuta -Katsina; Mohammed Musa Sabaka -; Deinde Abolarin -; Olawuyi Abidemi Joseph -Kwara; Hon. Afeez Odunewu, – Lagos; Musa Ubandoma Azara, – Nasarawa; Bala Mohammed, – Niger, and Adegbuyi Abiodun Adesanya – Ogun.

The other appointed Commissioners are Adeyemi Oni -Ondo; Mr Soji Asolo – Osun; Alhaji Folawiyo Bello – ; Hon. Abbas A. Garba – Plateau; Paul-Worika Alpheaus Omiebi – Rivers; Sen. Bello Jubril Gada (CON) – Sokoto; Nuhu Sabo -Taraba; Lawan Modu Nguru -Yobe; Farouk Umar Musa – Zamfara, and Mike Gomwalk – FCT.

All the appointees are be issued letters of appointment by the Clerk the National Assembly as directed by the leadership of the National Assembly, the letter said.

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