Agara, who hails from Nassarawa State, was nominated by President Muhammadu Buhari to move the NPC.
Buhari, in two letters dated March 20 and August 12, 2020, made the nomination.
It was, nonetheless, gathered that Mr Kura Isa, a Muslim from Kano State, is being ready to switch Agara.
The positions to which appointments are to be made embody the workplace of the Chairman from Nassarawa State, 4 new commissioners representing Sokoto, Kwara, Bauchi and the FCT, in addition to the renewal of the appointment of two commissioners from Katsina and Lagos states, the letter by the President reads partly.
Nonetheless, because the first letter by President Buhari dated March 20, 2020, Agara is but to be inaugurated as Chairman of NPC because of strikes by some individuals not contented along with his nomination being a Christian.
A authorities supply confirmed to SaharaReporters that Abdullahi Sule is amongst high Northern Muslims working in opposition to a Christian being appointed to move the fee.
It was additionally revealed that the identify of Isa has been submitted to steer the fee.
There’s a plan to switch Agara with a Muslim, Kura Isa from Kano.
Governor of Nassarawa and Chief of Workers advised Buhari to not handover NPC to a Christian, the supply mentioned.
The letter by the President additionally contained names of people, who will function members of the fee for 5 years as stipulated by federal character.
Others really helpful alongside Agara are Muhammed Chuso A. Dottijo, member from Sokoto; Alhaji Razaq Gidado, member from Kwara; Ibrahim Mohammed, member from Bauchi; Joseph Kwai Shazin, member from FCT; Engineer Bala Almu Banya, member from Katsina; and Mrs Bimbola Salu-Hundeyin, member from Lagos.