Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari has nominated seven people to be screened and confirmed by the Senate for appointment as Ministers.
The list was read by Senate President Ahmad Lawan on the floor of the Senate, in Abuja, on Tuesday. In the letter read by Lawan, the president said the nominees would replace the former ministers that resigned from his cabinet as the letter read in part, “In accordance with Section 8 Subsection 2 of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria as amended, I hereby forward the underlisted ministerial nominees for your confirmation.”
Henry Ikechukwu Ikoh – Abia State
Umana Okon Umana – Akwa Ibom State
Egwumakama Joseph Nkama – Ebonyi State
Umar Ibrahim El-Yakub – Kano StateAdemola Adewole Adegoroye – Ondo State
Odum Odih – Rivers State
These are the nominees .