…Fashola, Amaechi, others receive portfolio
Finally, the long awaited portfolio of the ministers has today been reveal as promised
President Mohammodu Buhari decleared himself as the minister for petroleum and presented Ibe Kachikwu (Delta State) as Minister of State (Petroleum)
The former governor of Lagos State, Babatunde Raji Fashola, SAN along with his All Progressive Congress colleague,former River State governor, Rotimi Amaechi have been handed their ministerial portfolios.
Fashola bags minister for Power and Works, while Amaechi receives minister for transport.
Chris Ngige – (Anambra) Minister of Labour, Kayode Fayemi- (Ekiti) Minister of Solid Minerals, Abdulrahman Dambazau- (Kano), Aisha Alhassan – (Taraba), Ogbonaya Onu- (Ebonyi) Science and Technology, Kemi Adeosun – (Ogun) Finance Minister, Abubakar Malami – (Kebbi), Sen Hadi Sirika – (Katsina), Barr. Adebayo Shittu – (Oyo), Suleiman Adam – (Jigawa), Solomon Dalong – (Plateau), Osagie Ehanire – (Edo)
16. Audu Ogbeh – (Benue), Udo Udo Udoma – (Akwa Ibom), Lai Mohammed – (Kwara) Information, Amina Mohammed – (Gombe), Ibrahim Usman Jibril – (Nasarawa), Hajia Khadija Bukar Ibrahim- (Yobe), Cladius Omoleye Daramola (Ondo), Prof Anthony Onwuka (Imo) Minister of State (Education), Geoffrey Onyema (Enugu), Dan Ali (Zamfara), Barr James Ocholi (Kogi) Minister of Justice and Attorney General, Zainab Ahmed (Kaduna), Okechukwu Enelamah (Abia) Trade, Investment & Industry, Muhammadu Bello (Adamawa), Mustapha Baba Shehuri (Bornu), Aisha Abubakar (Sokoto), Heineken Lokpobiri (Bayelsa), Adamu Adamu (Bauchi), Isaac Adewole (Osun), Abubakar Bawa Bwari (Niger), Pastor Usani Uguru (Cross River)
-by Olawole Olusanya