President Muhammadu Buhari has sent the names of 41 non-career ambassadorial nominees consisting of two journalists to the Senate for confirmation.
The two journalists includes the former Deputy Editor of THISDAY, Mr. Oma Djebah, and the immediate past Editor-in-chief of The Guardian Newspapers, Debo Adesina.
The nominees list was read at the Wednesday plenary by President of the Senate, Dr Ahmad Lawan, shortly after the end of the closed-door session. Other non-career ambassadorial nominees include the former Minister of state for Defence Ademola Seriki, Maureen Tamuno, Umar Sulaiman, Obong Effiong Akpan and Dare Sunday Awoniyi (Kogi).
Details coming shortly…