REJECTED IN 2016 OVER HIS QUALIFICATION BUHARI’S NOMINEE FOR NCC JOB, GETS CLEARED FOR THE JOB BY THIS SENATE

A man nominated last week by President Muhammadu Buhari as commissioner in the Nigeria Communication Commission (NCC) was once rejected for the same position by the Senate over shady academic records, PREMIUM TIMES can report. Aliyu Abubakar was named among five nominees sent by President Buhari as announced by Senate President Ahmad Lawan on the Senate’s floor penultimate Tuesday. This was the second time the Bauchi-born Mr Abubakar is tapped for the plum job. He is proposed to represent the North-east on the NCC board. Mr Abubakar was first nominated…

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