Monday, 28 September 2015

AT LAST! Nigeria's Ministerial List Coming Till Wednesday

President Muhammadu Buhari is set to transmit the highly anticipated ministerial list to the Senate till Wednesday, September 29.

It should be recalled that the country leader has on several occasions vowed to announce his cabinet in September.

With only several days left before the end of the month, Buhari reiterated his commitment to appointing the officials in the nearest future. According to Leadership, the Nigerian leader made this known through his media aide Femi Adesina in New York over the weekend.

Adesina assured the public that Buhari is the man who keeps his promises. Another presidential adviser Garba Shehu also urged Nigerians to patiently wait for soon-to-be announced list.

“The president had said it twice that he would submit his ministerial list to the National Assembly in September. As you can see, that position has not changed.”

It has been learnt that President Buhari might sent the ministerial list to the Senate on Tuesday, when the Red Chamber is set to resume sitting after recess. This was disclsoed by an official source who pleaded for anonymity.

Nigeria’s number politician has been harshly criticised over the delay in appointing the cabinet. The presidency, however, insisted there should be no rush in making such important decisions.

Based, on the appointments made so far in various sectors, there are fears that regarding the ministerial seats, Buhari will giver preference to the candidates from the North.