The Senate, on Tuesday, 28 November, 2023, approved the appointments of the Chairman and members of the Federal Civil Service Commission (FCSC).
One of those confirmed was the former Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Princess Sarah Adebisi Sosan.
Princess Sosan will represent Lagos and Ogun States in the Commission.
Also confirmed are: Professor Tunji Olaopa as the Chairman and Dr. Dauda Jalo, Edet Eyoma, Chamberlain Nwele, Rufus Godwins and Dr. Adamu Hussein as members.
Other members of the Commission confirmed by the Senate are: Aminu Nabegu, Hindatu Abdullahi, Shehu Aliyu, Odekunle Rukiyat, and Dr. Festus Oyebade.
Upon confirmation, the new FCSC leadership is expected to commence work with effect from November 30, 2023, following the expiration of the tenure of the current leadership on November 29, 2023.
Recall that President Bola Tinubu had on October 27, 2023, appointed the new FCSC leadership
The appointment was confirmed in a statement on by presidential spokesperson, Ajuri Ngelale.
According to the statement, President Tinubu also appointed members of the commission, representing various regions.
The appointment of the new FCSC leaders is subject to Senate confirmation.