President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday swore-in a former Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Musiliu Smith, as chairman of the Police Service Commission (PSC).

Following the swearing in, Smith takes over from Mike Okiro, who was also a former IGP.

Also sworn in before the commencement of the Federal Executive Council meeting, presided over my President Buhari, were Clara Ogunbiyi (full-time commissioner) from the north-east, representing the judicial community; retired AIG Lawal Bawa (full-time commissioner) from north-west, representing the Police community.

Others are Mohammed Najatu (member) from the north-west, representing women on the commission, Braimoh Adogame Austin, (member) from the South-South, representing the media community, Rommy Mom (member) from North Central, representing human rights and Dr. Nkemka Jombo-Ofo (member) from South East, representing organized.

Buhari, at the short ceremony, also swore in, Festus Okoye, as a National Electoral Commissioner, in the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC), representing South East.

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