FACT-CHECK: Did Senate Reject Lauretta Onochie’s Nomination As INEC Commissioner?

VERDICT: False and Misleading Claim: On Thursday, October 15, 2020, fact-checkers at Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) spotted news story on a blog, Wazobia Reporters, claiming that the Nigerian Senate had rejected the nomination of Lauretta Onochie as a national commissioner for the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) by President Muhammadu Buhari. The report …