The upper legislative chamber completed the screening and confirmation of Buhari's ministers on Thursday, October 29, 2015.
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.
Agriculture and Natural Resources - Audu Ogbeh
Agriculture and Natural Resources (State) - Geoffrey Onyema
Attorney General - James Ocholi
Aviation - Senator Hadi Sirika
Defense - Abdulrahman Dambazau
Defence (State) – Brigadier General Mansur Mohammed Dan Ali
Education – Professor Isaac Adewole
Federal Capital Territory - Abubakar Bawa Bwari
FCT (State) - Solomon Dalong
Finance - Okechukwu Enelamah
Finance (State) - Kemi Adeosun
Foreign Affairs- Kayode Fayemi
Foreign Affairs (State) - Adamu Adamu
Health - Osagie Ehanire
Information, Communication Technology - Lai Mohammed
Interior - Cladius Omoleye Daramola
Labour - Prof Anthony Onwuka
Mines and Steel Development - Abubakar Malami
National Planning - Amina Mohammed
Niger Delta Affairs - Rotimi Amaechi
Niger Delta Affairs (State) - Pastor Usani Uguru
Petroleum - Ibe Kachikwu
Police Affairs - Chris Ngige
Power - Babatunde Fashola
Sports & Youth Development - Heineken Lokpobiri
Trade and Investment - Udo Udo Udoma
Trade and Investment (State) - Zainab Ahmed
Women Affairs - Hajia Khadija Bukar Ibrahim
Works & Transport - Ogbonaya Onu
Works (State) Barr. Adebayo Shittu
The Presidency has however denied releasing the list adding that no ministerial candidate has been assigned a portfolio.