The Senate has on Tuesday, confirmed the appointment of Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, as Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, for a second term.
His appointment will see him man d affairs of the commission for the next five years.
His confirmation followed the consideration of the report of the Senate Committee on INEC, led by Senator Kabiru Gaya, All Progressives Congress, APC, Kano South which submitted its report at plenary and recommended Yakubu for confirmation.
The Senators who spoke before his confirmation, described him as political and highly qualified for the job.
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