Amaechi, Onu, Others Make Ministerial List

Amaechi, Onu, Others Make Ministerial List

More facts have emerged as regards the names of would-be ministers submitted by President Muhammadu Buhari to the Senate President, Bukola Saraki on Wednesday September 30.

The Cable reports that former governors of Lagos, Rivers, Ekiti and Anambra states; Babatunde Fashola, Rotimi Amaechi, Kayode Fayemi and Chris Ngige are among names submitted by the president.

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Others listed by the medium include Ogbonnaya Onu, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma (Akwa Ibom), former CPC legal adviser, Malami Abubakar, former CPC governorship candidate in Oyo State, Adebayo Shittu.

The report indicated that Aisha Alhassan, who lost the Taraba governorship election to PDP’s Darius Ishiaku is one of the females on the list.

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Also, on the list is Dr Emmanuel Kachikwu, Group Managing Director, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) who might likely serve as Minister of State for Petroleum as President Buhari has earlier confirmed he will head the ministry.

More details later.


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