BY OBUTE JAMES
The Nigerian Senate on Thursday confirmed the appointment of Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye as Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission.
Other President Muhammadu Buhari’s nominees who were also confirmed as members of the ICPC board include Grace Chinda (Delta State), Okolo Titus (Enugu State), Obiora Igwedebia (Anambra State), Olubukola Balogun (Lagos State) and Justice Adamu Bello (Katsina State), Hannatu Muhammed (Jigawa State), Abdullahi Saidu (Niger State) and Yahaya Dauda (Nasarawa State).
The Senate also confirmed the appointment of Justice Uwani Abba as a Justice of the Supreme Court of Nigeria.
The Senate presided over by Senate President, Senator Bukola Saraki adjourned to 16th January 2019.