The screening of Major General Farouk Yahaya by the joint committee of the House of Representatives on Army and Defence is currently ongoing.
Femi Gbajabiamila, speaker of the house, read a letter from President Muhammadu Buhari during plenary session, seeking confirmation of Yahaya as COAS.
Babajimi Benson, chairman of the committee on defence, said at the screening on Tuesday that the exercise is coming at a time when the country is battling various security challenges.
He stated that Yahaya must ensure that he does everything possible to bring the insecurity to an end.
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