THE President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has requested the Senate to confirm the appointment of the former Inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase (retd.) as the new Chairman of the Police Service Commission.
The President in a letter read in plenary on Tuesday by the President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, said the appointment is in accordance with the provision of section 154 (1) of the 1999 Constitution as amended.
They are Murtala A. Kankia from Katsina to represent (North-West ); Zephaniah Ishaku Bulus from Nasarawa to represent (North-Central) and Farouq Umar from Yobe to represent (North-East).