Senate confirms Nwoha As South East Commissioner in NASC

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By Chibuike Nwabuko

Abuja (Sundiata Post) – The Senate has confirmed Hon. Amaechi Nwoha as Commissioner representing South East in the National Service Commission. 

Nwoha’s confirmation followed the consideration of a report by the Committee on Establishment and Service.

Smart Adeyemi (Kogi West) presented the report 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 National Service Commission Act 2014 as amended.

According to the lawmaker, Nwoha’s antecedents as a legislator in the makes him suitable and competent for appointment in the NASC. 

He stated that there was petition received by the Committee against his nomination 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, Yahaya Abdullahi ( North).