He explained further that Act No.34 of 1996, LFN subsections 1, 2 & 3 stipulate the establishment, membership and tenure of office of the chairman and members of the commission.According to him, there is no provision in the Act or the constitution that caters for the office of a sole administrator or an acting chairman in the organisation.
Senator Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi (Niger North), who seconded the motion said: “Indeed the role of the FCC is too important for this kind of vacuum to be left unattended to.”They equally urged the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) to assess the extent of damage and provide relief materials immediately to the community affected.
The Senate also asked the panel to investigate adoption and implementation of the recommendations from the 2018 haulage operators stakeholders’ summit.The motion was entitled, “Urgent Need To Reduce Accidents Involving Trucks And Articulated Lorries On Our Highways.”
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