The President of Nigerian Senate today announced the chairmen designated to head various committees in the red chamber today.
Saraki, shortly after the announcement charged the committee chairmen on the need to carry out their oversight effectively.
The committee and their chairmen include:
Water Resources: Senator Mohammed Shittu (Jigawa);
Women Affairs: Senator Oluremi Tinubu (Lagos);
Poverty Alleviation: Senator Ali Wakil (Bauchi);
States and LG: Senator Abdullahi Gumel (Jigawa);
Trade and Investment: Senator Fatima Rasaki (Ekiti);
Police Affairs: Senator Abu Ibrahim (Katsina);
Power: Senator James Manager (Delta);
Privatization: Senator Ben Murray-Bruce (Bayelsa);
Science and Technology: Senator Ajayi Borrofice (Ondo);
Land Transport: Senator Gbenga Ashafa (Lagos);
Marine Transport: Senator Ahmed Sani Yerima (Zamfara);
Public Procurement: Senator Mohammed Ohiare (Kogi);
National Identity: Senator Kabiru Marafa (Zamfara);
Health: Senator Lanre Tejuoso (Ogun);
ICT: Senator Abdul Fatai Buhari (Oyo);
INEC: Senator Abubakar Kyari (Borno);
Information and National Orientation: Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe (Abia);
Basic and Secondary Education: Senator Aliyu Wammako (Sokoto);
FCT: Senator Dino Melaye (Kogi);
Finance: Senator John Enoh (Cross-River);
Foreign Affairs: Senator Monsurat Sunmonu (Oyo).
Agriculture: Abdullahi Adamu (APC),
Army: George Akume (APC),
Anti corruption: Utazi Godfrey (PDP), appropriation by
Danjuma Goje (APC),
Aviation Hope Uzodinma (PDP),
Capital market: Isiaka Adeleke,
Culture and tourism: Urhoghide Matthew (PDP).