The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has said that the screening of the newly appointed Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr Abdulrasheed Bawa, in plenary.
Lawan said screening the new EFCC boss in plenary was in line with the Senate tradition.
Lawan stated this on Tuesday when he read the official communication from the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari, (retd.) seeking the Senate’s confirmation for Bawa as the substantive Chairman of the EFCC.
In a letter to Lawan, the President said he was acting in accordance with Paragraph 2(3) of Part1, CAP E1 of EFCC Act 2004.