President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Sunday Dare, spokesman to Bola Tinubu, former governor of Lagos State, as the South-West executive commissioner of the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC.
Femi Adesina, special adviser to the president on media and publicity, disclosed this in a statement, saying Buhari had sent a request to the senate to confirm the appointments of Dare and other nominees into top positions in the commission.
“In a letter dated August 2, 2016, sent to president of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, Senator Olabiyi Durojaiye (South-West) was nominated as chairman while Mr. Sunday Dare (South-West) got the nod as executive commissioner, Stakeholders Management,” the statement read.
“Those nominated as non-executive commissioners are Aliyu Sa’idu Abubakar (North-East), Clement Omeiza Baiye (North-Central), Okoi Ofem Obono Obla (South-South), Ezekiel Yissa (North-Central) and Ifeanyi Ararume (South-East).
“The nominations are in accordance with Section 8(1) of the Nigerian Communications Commission Act 2003.”

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