The Senate Committee on Communications’ report on the screening of Aminu Maida, the newly appointed Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission, Aminu Maida, may be considered at plenary on Thursday (today)
Feelers from the committee indicate that the report from the screening held on Wednesday will be presented and adopted at plenary today.
The screening committee, chaired by Senator Aliyu Bilbis (PDP Zamfara Central), viewed him as suitable for the job based on his lineage and records on Wednesday.
Maida had before his appointment by President Bola Tinubu as the new Executive Vice Chairman of NCC, served as the Executive Director, Technology and Operations at Nigeria Inter-Bank Settlement System Plc.
Specifically, Senator Jimoh Ibrahim ( APC Ondo South ) said, ” Going by the very impressive Curriculum Vitae of the appointee submitted to us, his pedigree, expertise and functional knowledge acquired up to the Cambridge University in London, there can be no other better choice for NCC job than him.
“He has the knowledge and capacity to bring out the best for the country from the commission in terms of better Telecom services and would surely deliver .”