President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday urged the Senate to confirm the nomination of Professor Mansur Auwalu Bindawa as a Non-Executive Commissioner of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC).

The request was contained in a letter, dated January 10, 2022 and read by Senate President Ahmad Lawan during plenary.

In another letter, date January 4, 2022, the President requested the Upper Chamber to confirm the nomination of Nnamonso Ekanem (Akwa Ibom) and Mahmud Abubakar Magaji (Niger) as members of the Federal Judicial Service Commission (FJSC).

Ekanem and Magaji, he said, are expected to represent the Southsouth and Northcentral in FJSC.