Power of Confirmation: Senate Unfazed by Presidency’s Decision to Head to S’Court

EFCC Chairman Ibrahim Magu

EFCC Chairman Ibrahim Magu

Senators have remain unfazed by reports that the presidency may likely head to the Supreme Court to seek a judicial interpretation of Section 171 of the constitution, in a bid to resolve the impasse on the powers of the Senate to confirm the nominees of the president and by extension whether the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Magu, can remain in office despite his rejection by the upper legislative chamber. Continue reading