Acting President Yemi Osinbajo (SAN) has directed the appointed board members of the National Pension Commission (PenCom), Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) and the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) to resume work in acting capacity, pending the confirmation of their appointments by the Senate.
Osinbajo gave the directive on Friday in a statement made available to The Daily Times by the Permanent Secretary in the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Bolaji Adebiyi.
Osinbajo added that the directive became imperative in order to ensure that there is no vacuum in certain important federal institutions.
PenCom has the following appointees: Alhaji Ali Usman Ahmed – Acting Chairman; Mr. Funso Doherty – Acting Director-General; Mr. Manasseh T. Denga – Acting Executive Commissioner; Abubakar Z. Magawata – Acting Executive Commissioner; Ben Oviosun – Acting Executive Commissioner and Nyerere Anyim – Acting Executive Commissioner.
But the ICPC has only Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye as the Acting Chairman of the anti-graft agency.
The CCB appointed board members include: Dr. Muhamma Isah – Acting Chairman; Murtala Kankia – Acting Member; Emmanuel E. Attah – Acting Member; Danjuma Sado – Acting Member; Ubolo I. Okpanachi – Acting Member; Ken Madaki Alkali – Acting Member; Prof. S. F. Ogundare – Acting Member; Hon. Ganiyu Hamzat – Acting Member; Saad A. Abubakar – Acting Member and Dr. Vincent Nwanli – Acting Member.