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19 Aug 2019
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari Monday asked ministers-designate to brace up for the challenging tasks they are about to embark on in the new administration. “Nigeria, today, needs top managers to handle our new numerous challenges," Buhari said on Monday at a retreat for ministers-designate in Abuja. "There will be long hours and you must be prepared…
30 Jul 2019
Nigerian Senate Tuesday ended the screening of President Muhammadu Buhari's nominees for ministerial appointments. All the 43 persons nominated by the president were confirmed in an exercise that lasted five days. Buhari is expected to assign them portfolios when they are inaugurated. Critics of the screening said it has been more of an endorsement of…
30 Jul 2019
The other day, Nigerians woke to the news that President Muhammadu Buhari had submitted his ministerial nominees list to the National Assembly.
28 Jul 2019
Actionaid Nigeria has described the ministerial list forwarded to the National Assembly for confirmation as loop-sided and short of meeting the 35 percent Affirmative Action on Women, therefore, unrepresentative and grossly inadequate.
23 Jul 2019
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday sent the list of 43 ministerial nominees for screening and confirmation as ministers to the National Assembly. Some of the names on the list include former Akwa Ibom State governor, Godswill Akpabio, Buhari campaign spokesperson, Festus Keyamo, and Senator Gbemisola Saraki. The list received by the senate came almost two…
23 Jul 2019
The Nigerian Senate Tuesday said it has received the list of nominees expected to form President Muhammadu Buhari's cabinet, almost two months after he was sworn for a second term. "President of the Senate, Distinguished Senator Ahmad Lawan has announced receiving the list of ministerial nominees for confirmation from President Muhammadu Buhari," Lawan spokesman to…
10 Jul 2019
Nigeria's Senate President Ahmad Lawan Wednesday said President Muhammadu Buhari might send the ministerial list to the National Assembly before the end of the week. "I can imagine that before this week runs out, we could get the list,” Lawan said during the plenary. “I want to assure you that once we get the list,…

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