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July 27, 2023

Gbajabiamila submits Tinubu’s ministerial list to Senate

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Senate President, Akpabio

Femi Gbajabiamila, the Chief of Staff to President Bola Tinubu has submitted the much-awaited ministerial list to the Senate President, Godswill Akpabio on Thursday.

The list was read to other distinguished senators by Akpabio on the floor of the chamber.

The number of names sent to the Senate was 28 with no state of origin attached.

Among the ministerial nominees read by Akpabio were former governors of Kaduna, Ebonyi, Rivers and Jigawa states – Nasir el-Rufai, Dave Umahi, Nyesom Wike and Abubakar Badaru respectively.

Others on the list were former Lagos Commissioner of Finance, Wale Edun and Tinubu’s current special adviser on Communications and Special Duties, Dele Alake.

Also on the list were Abubakar Momoh, Ambassador Yusuf Maitama, Arch Ahmed Musa Dangiwa, Barr. Hannatu Musawa, Chief Uche Nnaji and Dr Betta Edu.

Dr Doris Aniche Uzoka, Hon. Ekperikpe Ekpo, Nkiru Onyejeocha, Hon. Olubunmi Tunji-Ojo, Hon. Stella Okotete, Hon. Uju Ohaneye and Mr Bello Muhammad were also there.

In the list were also Mr Lateef Fagbemi SAN, Mr Muhammad Idris, Mr Waheed Adebayo Adelabu, Mrs Suleiman Ibrahim, Prof. Ali Pate, Prof. Joseph U, Sen. Abubakar Kyari, Sen John Owan-Enoh and Sen. Sani Abubakar Danladi.