Senate confirms Buhari’s nominees for EFCC Sec, Board



Haruna Salami

The Senate on Tuesday confirmed President  Buhari’s nominees for appointment as secretary and members of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.

This followed the adoption of the report of its Committee on and Financial Commission, EFCC, presented the Chairman, Senator Suleiman Abdu Kwari, (Kaduna North).

Those confirmed the Senate are George Abang Ekungu, Secretary of EFCC, ( River), the following were members: Kingman Muhammed,  (Edo state), Anumba Adaeze (Enugu state), Alhaji Kola Adesina (Kwara state) and Alhaji Yahaya Muhammad (Yobe state).

Abdu Kwari, presenting the report said the Committee screened the nominees and was satisfied that “the nominees have cognate experience and there was adverse security report against any of them”.