July 17, 2021


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President Buhari appoints new AG, FRC Chairman

President Buhari

President Buhari has appointed Mr Aghughu Arthotomhenla as Auditor General of the Federation just as he also nominated Barrister Victor Chinemerem Muruako as Chairman of the Fiscal Responsibility Commission (FRC).

The new appointments made by the President were contained in a statement issued to that effect on Tuesday  by his  Senior Special Assistant on National Assembly Matters (Senate), Senator Babajide Omoworare .

Omoworare in the statement said the two appointments made by the President , are subject to Senate Confirmation and letters  of requests to that effect have been forwarded to the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, by President Buhari.

The statement titled: “President Buhari appoints Aghughu as the Auditor-General of the Federation “, reads : ” President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Mr. Aghughu Arhotomhenla Adolphus for appointment as the Auditor-General of the Federation pursuant to Section 86(1) of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (as amended).