President Muhammadu Buhari has transmitted the names of nominees for minister to the Nigerian Senate, ndibe.org can authoritatively confirm.
According to our source in the National Assembly, the list, containing 21 names were brought to the National Assembly by Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari and his Special Adviser on National Assembly Matters (Senate) Senator Ita Enang. They were spotted leaving the office of the Senate President, Bukola Saraki as at the time of filing this report.
Commenting on the development, the Senate President confirmed that he has indeed been given the list. The Senate has also reacted on its official twitter page confirming the development.
Recall that the appointment of ministers has been a subject of debate amongst Nigerians with several expressing worry in the delay in naming a cabinet, 4 months after Buhari came to power.