Buhari Assigns Portfolio To Ministers (See full List)
President Muhammadu Buhari has assigned offices to his newly-appointed ministers offices, charging them to get to work “speedily”.
Reeling out the portfolio after the swearing-in ceremony of the 36 ministers at the council chamber of the presidential villa, the president announced that the ministries have been reduced to 24.
Rotimi Amaechi, former governor of Rivers state and director-general of the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential campaign, is the new minister of transportation and Lai Mohammed, APC’s spokesman, minister of information. Kayode Fayemi is in charge of solid minerals, Kemi Adeosun finance, Adebayo Shittu communications and Audu Ogbeh agriculture.
Below is the full list:
Geoffrey Onyeama- Minister of Foreign Affairs
James Ocholi- State Minister of Labor and Employment