25th June 2024
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FULL LIST Of 45 Ministerial Nominees Confirmed By Senate

FULL LIST Of 45 Ministerial Nominees Confirmed By Senate

The Senate has completed screening 45 of President Bola Tinubu’s 48 nominations for ministerial positions.

The Senate confirmed 45 of the nominations as cabinet members during its session on Monday, August 7.

Three of the nominees, former Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai, Stella Okotete (Delta State), and Abubakar Danladi (Taraba State), are still undergoing security clearance.

The nominations were put to a series of voice votes by Senate President Godswill Akpabio.

The announcement of the confirmation comes more than a week after Tinubu sent a 28-member list to the red chamber for approval on July 27.

The confirmed Ministers are:

Abubakar Kyari (Borno) 

Abubakar Momoh (Edo) 

Nyesom Wike – Rivers 

Engr Joseph Utserv (Benue) 

Senator John Owan Enoh (Cross River) 

Hon Bello Mohammad (Sokoto) 

Mohammed Badaru Abubakar (Jigawa) 

Amb. Yusuf Maitama Tuggar (Bauchi) 

Uju Kennedy Ohaneye (Anambra) 

Hon. Olubunmi Tunji-Ojo (Ondo) 

Nkieruka Onyejeocha (Abia) 

Dr Betta Edu (Cross River State) 

Imaan Sulieman Ibrahim (Nasarawa) 

David Umahi (Ebonyi) 

Adebayo Olawale Edun (Ogun) 

Arch. Ahmed Musa Dangiwa (Katsina) 

Chief Uche Geoffrey Nnaji (Enugu) 

Mr Dele Alake (Ekiti) 

Waheed Adebayo Adelabu (Oyo) 

Mohammed Idris (Niger) 

Prof Ali Pate (Bauchi) 

Dr Doris Anite Uzoka (Imo) 

Lateef Fabemi SAN (Kwara) 

Rt Hon Ekperikpe Ekpo (Akwa Ibom) 

Hannatu Musawa (Katsina) 

Ibrahim Geidam (Yobe) 

Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi (Niger) 

Hieneken Lokpobiri (Bayelsa) 

Alkali Ahmed Saidu (Gombe) 

Dr Tanko Sununu (Kebbi) 

Atiku Bagudu (Kebbi) 

Bello Matawalle (Zamfara) 

Adegboyega Oyetola (Osun) 

Simon Bako Lalong (Plateau) 

Abdullahi Tijani Muhammad Gwarzo (Kano) 

Bosun Tijani (Ogun) 

Dr Mariya Mahmoud Bunkure (Kano) 

Dr Iziaq Salako (Ogun) 

Dr Tunji Alausa (Lagos) 

Lola Ade-John (Lagos) 

Prof Tahir Mamman SAN (Adamawa) 

Zephaniah Jisalo (FCT) 

Uba Maigari Ahmadu (Taraba) 

Prince Shuaibu Abubakar Audu (Kogi) 

Festus Keyamo SAN (Delta)

– The PUNCH

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