Buhari approves order granting autonomy to state legislatures, judiciary

Sat May 23rd, 2020 - Nationwide

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• Names Obioma NECO Registrar
President Muhammadu Buhari has signed into law, Executive Order No. 10 of 2020 for the implementation of financial autonomy of state legislatures and state judiciaries.

A statement by the Special Assistant on Media and Public Relations to the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Dr. Umar Jibrilu Gwandu, yesterday, noted that a presidential implementation committee was also constituted to fashion out strategies and modalities for the implementation of the order, in compliance with Section 121(3) of the 1999 Constitution (as amended).

The President has also approved the appointment of Prof. Godswill Obioma as Registrar/Chief Executive of the National Examinations Council (NECO).




source: Guardian