16 February 2031 By James Itodo….
The Senate says it will screen the newly appointed Chairman for the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission ( EFCC), Mr Abdulrasheed Bawa at plenary.
President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan stated this while reading
President Muhamnadu Buhari’s request for his confirmation .
President Buhari had in a letter forwarded to the Senate , requested for confirmation of the appointment of Bawa as new Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission .
In the letter read by the President of the Senate, President Buhari sought expeditious consideration of the request .
Accordingly, the President of the Senate after reading the request to the Senators said screening of the nominee would be done in plenary for the thoroughness it requires .
” Distinguished colleagues, screening of the newly appointed EFCC Chairman , will be done in plenary in line with our tradition and in particular , for the thoroughness it requires”, he said .