… Senate President inaugurates 69 standing committees
By Henry Umoru, Abuja
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The President of the Senate had on the 30th of July, 2019 before the Senate embarked on long recess which ended on Tuesday, announced the composition of the committees where he named their Chairmen and Vice-Chairmen respectively.
Composition of Chairmanship of the 69 Standing committees as announced then, shows that while the North-West geo-political zone has 16 slots, South West has 13, North East 11, North Central 10, South-South 10 and South East 9.
Chairmanship of 16 out of the 23 of the standing committees considered to be juicy, were given to APC Senators while their PDP counterparts got the remaining 7.