The Senate has confirmed Abdullahi Attah as the Executive Chairman of the Board of the FCT Internal Revenue Service.
This was contained in a letter sent to the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Mohammed Bello, by the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki.
The senate president gave Mr. Bello the go-ahead to formally appoint Mr. Attah as chairman of the FCT Internal Revenue Service board.
President Muhammadu Buhari had in April reconstituted the Board of Federal Capital Territory Internal Revenue Service.
Mr. Buhari appointed Mr. Attah as Chairman/Chief Executive and seven others as board members.
Until his appointment, Mr. Attah, a chartered accountant, was a member of the governing council of the federal university in Lafia.
He also served at various times as special adviser to the Executive Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, and a director of the same organisation.
He also served as a pioneer member of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.