President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the reconstitution of 10-member standing committee on National Honours Award for a period of four years with effect from August 5, 2021.
Members of the committee are: HRH Sidi Bage Mohammed l JSC (Retired) (Emir of Lafia), Mrs. Farida M. Waziri, former EFCC Chairman (North West), Muhammed Munir Ja’afaru (North West),
Alhaji Sale Isa (North East), Chief Inikio Sam-Sele Dede (South-South).
Others include Prof. Lazarus Ekwueme, OON (South East), Yemisi Shyllon (South West), Dr. Abdullahi Jibril Oyekan, Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (OSGF), Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Special Duties and Intergovernmental Affairs (FMSDIGA).
In a letter conveying the approval of Mr. President to members of the standing committee, the Minister of Special Duties and Intergovernmental Affairs, Senator George Akume, congratulated and sent best wishes to members of the board.
He urged them to uphold the confidence and trust reposed in them by President Muhammadu Buhari.