Buhari Appoints Amina Zakari Acting Chairman Of INEC
President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Mrs Amina Bala Zakari as the Acting Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) following the exit of Prof. Attahiru Jega.
Jega’s five-year tenure ended on Tuesday.
In a statement signed by the Director Communication, Haruna Imrana, the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation Danladi Kifasi stated that Zakari’s appointment takes effect from 30th June pending the appointment of a substantive Chairman.
Zakari is presently a National Electoral Commissioner at INEC.