Mahmud Yakubu Appointed as The New INEC Chairman By President Buhari

4 years ago by: Giwa bayo
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-- (m) at 21-10-2015 02:01PM

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President Buhari has appointed Mahmud Yakubu as the substantive chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC. Yakubu's appointment was approved during the council of state meeting which held at the state house today October 21st. Yakubu takes over from Amina Zakari who has been working as INEC Chairman in acting capacity since Attahiru Jega left office in June. She was appointed INEC commissioner for the North-East.
Yakubu was former executive secretary of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund. Other INEC Commissioners appointed by the council of state includes
•Dr Antonla Taiye Okoosi -North-central
•Alhaji Baba Shettima Arfo -North-east
•Dr Mohammed Mustafa -South-south
•Mr Soyebi Adedeji Solomon -South-west


-- stella1981 (f) at 21-10-2015 02:31PM
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Ok
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-- AmazingMarie (f) at 21-10-2015 02:42PM
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if he appointment is by merit good.
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-- c2crown (m) at 21-10-2015 03:01PM
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govt of the northern, by the northern and for northern
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-- Oways (m) at 21-10-2015 03:16PM
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Everything Hausa....i know understand dis Aboki called Buhari
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-- musleh247 Online (m) at 21-10-2015 03:23PM
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Make we dey see
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-- mensch (m) at 21-10-2015 03:33PM
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Nigeria can not be one whereby only the northerners are ruling.

Biafra nation is already there

oodua what are you waiting for.
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-- kelemann (m) at 21-10-2015 05:04PM
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Nobody from south east again. This guy is just there to perpetuate and protect northern agenda. God bless Naija .
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-- AmazingMarie (f) at 21-10-2015 05:19PM
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hope due process was followed in this appointment.
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-- AmazingMarie (f) at 21-10-2015 05:20PM
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hope this is not another appointment that is targeted at zone advantage
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-- Marah001 (m) at 21-10-2015 05:45PM
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Mtewwww stupid people
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-- Marah001 (m) at 21-10-2015 05:45PM
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Mtewwww stupid people
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-- elchymo (m) at 21-10-2015 05:54PM
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That is how they keep appointing Northerners in key positions, and someone somewhere will tell me that this government is a fair government... Tell that to the dogs
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-- SOGaiya (m) at 21-10-2015 06:21PM
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we ar folding our hands
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-- larrychuckz (m) at 21-10-2015 06:51PM
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Does it mean Nigeria is the personal property of the northerners? Buhari is confusing me o
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-- larrychuckz (m) at 21-10-2015 06:52PM
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So, these good for nothing crooks that can't even speak English are the only qualified candidates for top posts in this country abi?
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-- larrychuckz (m) at 21-10-2015 06:56PM
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This man's government is totally unacceptable, does it mean that the northerners are the only credible people in this country?
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-- larrychuckz (m) at 21-10-2015 06:58PM
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Buhari is so tribalistic n tribalism is a very bad turnoff for anyone in power
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-- princemma (m) at 21-10-2015 07:02PM
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hw do u expect him 2 appoint sm1 from d southeast wen dey'r clamouring 4 d break up of naija
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-- larrychuckz (m) at 21-10-2015 07:04PM
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People like buhari should be running their household not a nation like Nigeria
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