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President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the Senate to confirm the appointment of new members of the board of the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC).
The request was contained in a letter dated March 15, 2023, which was read at plenary on Tuesday by the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan.
The letter read: “Pursuant to section 5 (4) of the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation Act, I forward herewith for the confirmation of the Senate, the under-listed names of the newly appointed members of the Governing Board of the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation.
“Their CVs are therein attached.”
The letter added: “While I hope that this submission will receive the usual expeditious consideration of the Senate. Please accept, Distinguished Senate President, the assurance of my highest consideration.”
The nominees include: Hon. Abdulhakeem Mobolaji for Chairman (South-west).
The members are Prof. Osita Ogwu, (South-east); Umar Jubril, (North-central); Mohammed Haruna, (North-east); Yesmin Dalhatu (North-west); Simon Ogie (South-south) and Abimbola Olashore (South-west).