Senate confirms Adeleke NCC Executive commissioner

The Senate, yesterday, confirmed the nomination of Mr Adeleke Adewolu, the nominee from South West, as Executive Commissioner of the Nigerian Communications Commission( NCC). The confirmation followed the consideration by the apex legislative chamber of the report of its Committee on Communications. Presenting the report at Plenary, the Chairman of the Committee, Senator Oluremi Tinubu, (APC, Lagos) explained that the nominee’s antecedents and competency had been scrutinised and found worthy to serve as executive commissioner of the NCC. She said: “The nominee would replace the former NCC commissioner representing South West, Mr Sunday Dare, on the NCC board, if confirmed as commissioner by the senate. “That the Senate do consider the request of Mr. President on the confirmation of appointment of Adeleke Adewolu as Executive Commissioner of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) in accordance with section 8 (1) of the Nigerian Communications unit, 2003,” She said.

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