The Nigerian Senate has disclosed the time and date the ministerial nominees would be screened after President Bola Tinubu sent their names to the assembly.
The President is yet to nominate a minister from 11 out of 36 states. A new report revealed political interests are one key reason why the states were omitted.
The presidency, through the chief of staff, Femi Gbajabiamila said President Bola Tinubu properly scrutinised his ministerial list before making it public.
President Bola Tinubu’s administration may create new ministries from the existing ones, Femi Gbajabiamila, Chief of Staff to the president, said on Thursday.
President Bola Tinubu has finally transmitted and unveil names of 28 nominees for ministerial position to the Senate, which included 4 former governors, 4 women
The Senate on Thursday, July 26, confirmed the receipt of the ministerial nominees' list of President Bola Tinubu. It was presented by CoS Femi Gbajabiamila.
A source has revealed the list of some popular politicians that President Bola Tinubu may appoint as ministers and the likely portfolios to be assigned to them.
The federal government is set to replace dissolved board appointments as President Tinubu constitutes a committee headed by the Chief of Staff Gbajabiamila.
President Bola Tinubu's meeting with his predecessor in London, Sallah break in Lagos and other activities shaped his 4th week in office as Nigeria's president.