Senator Adeola petitions against nomination of AMCON chairman
Senator Solomon O. Adeola representing Lagos West Senatorial District in the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria today raised a petition against the nomination of the AMCON Chairman, Muiz Banire, from his constituency.
ElombahNews was reliably informed that the petition was embarked upon by Senators loyal to Bola Ahmed Tinubu, who moved to block Banire who was nominated by Buhari as AMCON chairman .
Also enclosed in the petition are the three signatures of the 3 Senators from Lagos State against the nomination.
Senate President Bukola Saraki refered the petition to the Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions to report back in two weeks.
Senator @YAYIAdeola raises a petition against the nomination of the AMCON Chairman from his constituency. Also enclosed in the petition are the three signatures of the 3 Senators from Lagos State against the nomination.
— The Nigerian Senate (@NGRSenate) July 24, 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari last week nominated former Legal Adviser of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Dr. Muiz Banire, as Chairman of the Governing Board of the Assets Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON.