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Senate Confirms Joe Ohiani As ICRC Director-General

Senate Confirms Joe Ohiani As ICRC Director-General



Senate Confirms Joe Ohiani As ICRC Director-General


The Senate on Wednesday, July 20, 2022 confirmed the nomination of Joe Aniku Michael Ohiani as Director-General of the Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC). 


The nominee’s confirmation followed the presentation of the screening report of the  

Committee on Works, chaired by Sen. Adamu Aliero (PDP - Kebbi Central) for consideration.


Sen. Aliero stated that Ohiani responded satisfactorily to questions on the mandate of the ICRC, stressing that the nominee would apply the vast knowledge and experience gathered over time to enhance the workings of the Commission.



The Committee recommended that, “after careful and diligent assessment of the nominee’s extensive resume, performance during the screening exercise, knowledge, experience and character, the Committee consider him suitable for confirmation as the Director-General of the ICRC”.


The Recommendations of the Committee were approved, afterwards, the nomination of Ohiani was ultimately confirmed by the Upper Legislative Chamber.  




Dr. Ezrel Tabiowo, FAI, FIMC, CMC, FCP, Fsca


Special Assistant (Press)

To President of the Senate 


Wednesday, July 20, 2022.


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