7 things you should know about new INEC Chairman

Zakari takes over from former Chairman, Attahiru Jega whose five-year tenure ended on Tuesday, June 30, 2015.

Acting INEC Chairman, Amina Bala Zakari

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Amina Bala Zakarias the acting Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

Zakari takes over from former Chairman, Attahiru Jegawhose five-year tenure ended on Tuesday, June 30, 2015.

Here are 7 things you should know about her:

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