Senate confirms Nwoha as commissioner in National Assembly Commission

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The Senate has confirmed Hon. Amaechi Nwoha as Commissioner representing East in the Assembly Commission.

Assistant to the Senate President, Ezrel Tabiowo, in a statement, said Nwoha confirmed after the consideration of a report by the Committee on Establishment and Public Service.

The report present by Senator Smart Adeyemi (Kogi West) on behalf of the Committee Chairman, Senator Ibrahim Shekarau (Kano Central).

“Adeyemi in his presentation said the nominee satisfied the requirement of section 4 of the Assembly Commission Act 2014 as amended.

“According to the lawmaker, Nwoha’s antecedents as a legislator in the Imo State House of Assembly makes him suitable and competent for appointment in the NASC.

“He stated that there no petition received by the Committee against his as Commissioner.

“Meanwhile, the Senate has passed two bills for concurrence.

“The bills are Climate Change Bill, 2021, and Adeyemi Federal Ini University of Education, Ondo (Establishment) Bill, 2021.

“Both bills for concurrence were sponsored by the Senate Leader, Senator Yahaya Abdullahi (Kebbi North),” the statement said.