Buhari ministers and their portfolios

Buhari ministers and their portfolios

President Muhammadu Buhari sent a list of cabinet nominees to the Senate for confirmation. Who made it to the nomination list and in which portfolios? Well, here is the list of Buhari ministers and their portfolio.

Buhari ministers

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Ministers in Nigeria are mandated with the responsibilities of running affairs of respective ministries to which they are appointed. The president appoints them, and are confirmed by the Senate.

Buhari ministers and their portfolios

On the ministerial list, some Nigerian ministers have been reappointed. These are their names and the portfolios they held last.

  1. Babatunde Raji Fashola (Lagos State) - Was in the portfolio of Power Works and Housing
  2. Rotimi Amaechi (Rivers) - Was in charge of Transport
  3. Abubakar Malami(Jigawa) - The portfolio of Justice and Attorney General of Nigeria
  4. Godfrey Onyeama (Enugu) - In charge of the office of Foreign Affairs
  5. Ogbonnaya Onu (Ebonyi) - Led the portfolio of Science Technology
  6. Osagie Enahire (Edo) - Was in charge of State Health
  7. Suleiman Adamu (Jigawa) - Was at the helm of Water Resource
  8. Mohammed Bello (Adamawa) - In charge of the Portfolio of Federal Capital Territory
  9. Hadi Sirika (Katsina) - Led the portfolio of State (Aviation)
  10. Zainab Ahmed (Kaduna) - Was in charge of Finance
  11. Lai Mohammed (Kwara) - Was in charge of Information and Culture
  12. Adamu Adamu (Bauchi) - Was in charge of Education
  13. Chris Ngige (Anambra) – Of Labor and Employment
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Buhari ministerial list 2019

These are the other names you should expect to see as Buhari's cabinet members based on Buhari Ministerial list. The ministerial list 2019 Nigeria has names drawn from different states across the country, with both men and women being considered.

Buhari ministers

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Source: UGC

Buhari ministers list

The list of ministers in Nigeria is made up of both men and women in the realization of the constitutional requirements. We will have to wait longer for a comprehensive list of names of ministers in Nigeria and their portfolios, but nonetheless, these are the names which made it to the bar.

  1. Richard Adeniyi Adebayo (Ekiti)
  2. Ali Isa Pantami (Gombe)
  3. Emeka Nwajiuba (Imo)
  4. Suleiman Adamu (Jigawa)
  5. Muhammad Mahmood (Kaduna)
  6. Sabo Nanono (Kano)
  7. Major General Bashir Salihi Magashi (Kano)
  8. Ramatu Tijjani (Kogi)
  9. Dr Ikechukwu Ogah (Abia)
  10. Godswill Akpabio (Akwa Ibom)
  11. Sharon Ikeazor (Anambra)
  12. Ambassador Maryam (Bauchi)
  13. Timire Sylva (Bayelsa)
  14. George Akume (Benue)
  15. Goddy Jedy Agba (Cross River)
  16. Festus Keyamo (Delta)
  17. Clement Ike (Edo)
  18. Gbemisola Sarakim (Kwara)
  19. Adeleke Mamora (Lagos)
  20. Mohammed H. Abdullahi (Nasarawa)
  21. Zubair Dadam (Niger State)
  22. Olamilekan Adegbite (Ogun)
  23. Tayo Alasoadura (Ondo)
  24. Rauf Aregbesola (Osu)
  25. Sunday Dare (Oyo)
  26. Paulen Talen (Plateau)
  27. Maigarai Dingyadi (Sokoto)
  28. Sale Mamman (Taraba)
  29. Abubakar D. Aliyu (Yobe)
  30. Sadiya Umar Faruk (Zamfara)
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The above names form Buhari ministers and their portfolios

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Source: Legit.ng

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