The Council of State has approved the appointment of the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris.
The council met at the presidential villa, Abuja, on Wednesday.
It also approved the appointment of six Resident Electoral Commissioners (RECs) for the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and five commissioners for the National Population Commission.
Chaired by President Muhammadu Buhari, the council also received briefing on the state of the economy and efforts by the government to revamp it.
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