Wali Takes Over From Jega As INEC Boss

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Jega receives international honours: Former INEC chair praised for good work

Professor Attahiru Jega’s tenure as the chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has come to an end.

The former INEC boss, who took over from Professor Maurice Iwu, on June 8, 2010, during the former President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration, handed over the mantle of leadership to the commission’s National Commissioner, Ambassador Mohammad Wali, on Tuesday.

Ambassador Wali, who hails from Sanyima town in Tambuwal Local Government Area of Sokoto State, north-west Nigeria, will therefore end, is tenure as acting chairman on August 11, 2015.



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