Buhari Nominates Boards for EFCC, Upstream Regulatory Commission, Petroleum Regulatory Authority


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*Seeks senate confirmation

Deji Elumoye and Juliet Akoje in Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari has written three letters to the Senate for the confirmation of nominees into the boards of the Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority, Upstream Regulatory Commission and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

The three confirmation letters from the President were read at Tuesday’s plenary by Senate President, Dr Ahmad Lawan.

In a letter dated September 16, 2021, President Buhari stated that the request to confirm the Chairman, Chief Executive and Executive Directors for the Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority was being made in accordance with the provision of Section 34(3) of the Petroleum Industry Act 2021.

The nominees for confirmation into the Nigerian Petroleum Regulatory Board are: Idaere Gogo Ogan (Chairman); Engr. Sarki Auwalu (Chief Executive); Abiodun A. Adeniji…

Source: Thisday Newspaper