The Senate on Wednesday, confirmed the nomination of Dr Halilu Shaba as the Director-General of the National Space Research and Development Agency (NSRDA).
The confirmation followed the presentation and consideration of a report of the Committee on Science and Technology by the Chairman, Sen.Uche Ekwunife (PDP -Anambra Central) at plenary on Wednesday.
President Muhammadu Buhari had on March 2, asked the Senate to confirm Shaba as DG NASRDA.
In the letter, Buhari urged the lawmakers to give his request an accelerated consideration.
Ekwunife, while presenting the report said the nominee…