Buhari See rumoured list of president’s 30 ministers with portfolios

The upper legislative chamber completed the screening and confirmation of Buhari's ministers on Thursday, October 29, 2015.

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President Muhammadu Buhari’s 36 ministerial nominees have been confirmed by the Senate.

The upper legislative chamber completed the exercise on Thursday, October 29, 2015.

A list of 30 ministerial candidates and their supposed portfolios has been released.

They are:

  1. Agriculture and Natural Resources - Audu Ogbeh

  2. Agriculture and Natural Resources (State) - Geoffrey Onyema

  3. Attorney General - James Ocholi

  4. Aviation - Senator Hadi Sirika

  5. Defense - Abdulrahman Dambazau

  6. Defence (State) – Brigadier General Mansur Mohammed Dan Ali

  7. Education – Professor Isaac Adewole

  8. Federal Capital Territory - Abubakar Bawa Bwari

  9. FCT (State) - Solomon Dalong

  10. Finance - Okechukwu Enelamah

  11. Finance (State) - Kemi Adeosun

  12. Foreign Affairs- Kayode Fayemi

  13. Foreign Affairs (State) - Adamu Adamu

  14. Health - Osagie Ehanire

  15. Information, Communication Technology - Lai Mohammed

  16. Interior - Cladius Omoleye Daramola

  17. Labour - Prof Anthony Onwuka

  18. Mines and Steel Development - Abubakar Malami

  19. National Planning - Amina Mohammed

  20. Niger Delta Affairs - Rotimi Amaechi

  21. Niger Delta Affairs (State) - Pastor Usani Uguru

  22. Petroleum - Ibe Kachikwu

  23. Police Affairs - Chris Ngige

  24. Power - Babatunde Fashola

  25. Sports & Youth Development - Heineken Lokpobiri

  26. Trade and Investment - Udo Udo Udoma

  27. Trade and Investment (State) - Zainab Ahmed

  28. Women Affairs - Hajia Khadija Bukar Ibrahim

  29. Works & Transport - Ogbonaya Onu

  30. Works (State) Barr. Adebayo Shittu

The Presidency has however denied releasing the list adding that no ministerial candidate has been assigned a portfolio.

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