Tinubu Finally Replaces El-Rufai, Sends Additional 3 New Ministerial Nominees to Senate

President Bola Tinubu has approved the appointment of three new ministers.

The names of the three ministerial nominees were on Tuesday sent to the Senate for screening and confirmation.

The three nominees are Jamila Bio, Balarebe Abbas and Olawale Olawande.

This was contained in a letter read by the Senate President, Godswill Akpabio  at the Senate plenary on Tuesday.


The nomination of Mr. Abbas Balarabe, the current Secretary to the Government of Kaduna State was is to replace the rejected nomination of the former Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai .

Three new ministers when confirmed will bring the number of ministers to 48.


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