Ministerial Nominees: Akpabio unveils second batch of 19 names [FULL LIST]
Senate President Godswill Akpabio has read the names of 19 more ministerial nominees sent by President Bola Ahmed Tinubu.
Among them are Ahmed Gwarzo, Bello Matawalle, Ibrahim Gaidam, Simon Lalong, Adegboyega Oyetola, Lola Adejo, Abdullahi Aliyu, and Abubakar Audu.
Last Thursday, Tinubu sent 28 nominees to the Senate for confirmation.
Names of 19 more ministerial nominees [Full List]
Ahmed Tijjani Gwarzo
Dr Maryam Shetti
Simon Bako Lalong
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