from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. One that executes a power of appointment of property.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The person who selects the appointee.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The person who selects the appointee. See appointee, 2
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In law, one who has official or legal power of appointment. See appoint, 5.
Some twisted logic that the appointee must suffer for the unproved sins of the appointor.
And I would ask you to not hang or lynch the appointee as you try to castigate the appointor.
Proxies Shareholders who are unable to attend the AGM may appoint one or more proxies (who need not be a Shareholder) to exercise all or any of their rights to attend and to speak and vote at the AGM, provided that each proxy is appointed to exercise the rights attached to a different share or shares held by his appointor.
The implication of this is that the INEC chairman might have some sympathy for the PDP since both his appointor and majority of members of the ratifying body are PDP members.
And I would ask you to not hang or lynch the appointee, as you try to castigate the appointor.
There a similar power of appointment is considered as part of the general assets of the appointor.
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