The Chairman House Committee on Federal Character issued a warning to MDAs who fail to comply with the Federal Character Principle on recruitment. He said
“In case there is noncompliance on federal character in terms of employment by any MDA, the relevant laws are there and the National Assembly will not hesitate to do what the constitution says.
“We have seen petitions from members of the public on noncompliance to principle of federal character in terms of employment.
“Let me assure Nigerians that the Committee on Federal Character both in the House of Representative and Senate will do their best to ensure there is compliance on the principle of federal character.
“If there is no compliance especially to the principle of federal character, the House Committee on Federal Characters will not hesitate to do the needful to ensure there is strict and total compliance,”