President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday inaugurated the Presidential Implementation Committee on Autonomy of the State Legislature and State Judiciary.
Buhari inaugurated the presidential committee at the State House, Abuja.
The President disclosed that the 16-man committee is to be chaired by the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami while the Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly matters (Senate), Ita Enang will serve as Secretary, the Nation reports.
The President challenged the committee to be meticulous and diligent in carrying out the assignment.
According to the President, the inauguration is in line with the 4th alteration to the 1999 Constitution.
” The committee has a timeline of three months to complete the assignment. This will ensure proper checks and balances without fear or marginalisation,” Buhari said.