President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the Senate seeking the confirmation of new members of the board of the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation.
The request was contained in a letter dated March 15, 2023, and read at the start of 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: 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).