President Muhammadu Buhari, has written to the senate seeking the confirmation of Aisha Ahmad, as Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria.
 
This was announced in a statement by the Special Adviser to the president on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina.
 
Ahmad is expected to resume immediately her appointment is confirmed by the senate, replacing a CBN governor who retired earlier this year.
 
Though there has been question on Ahmad's qualification for the appointment, the president urged the senate to speedily confirm the nominee.