By Naomi Sharang, Abuja.
President Muhammadu Buhari has written the Senate, seeking the confirmation of the appointment of former Inspector-General of Police Solomon Arase, as the Chairman of Police Service Commission (PSC).
The request is contained in a letter addressed to the President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan and read during plenary on Tuesday.
The letter is entitled “Confirmation of Appointment of Chairman of Police Service Commission”
The letter reads: “In accordance with the provision of Section 154(1) of 1999. Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (as amended), I write to forward for confirmation by the Senate, the appointment of Solomon Arase, retired Inspector-General of Police, as Chairman, Police Service Commission.
“It is my hope that the Senate will consider and confirm the appointment in the usual expeditious manner.”