President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Odum Odih from Rivers State and six others for screening and confirmation by the Senate for appointment as Ministers.
This was confirmed by the Senate President Ahmad Lawan when he read Buhari’s letter of request on the floor of the Senate, in Abuja, on Tuesday, adding that the president said the nominees would replace the former ministers that resigned from his cabinet.
The nominees are:
Henry Ikechukwu Ikoh – Abia State
Umana Okon Umana – Akwa Ibom State
Egwumakama Joseph Nkama – Ebonyi State
Goodluck Nnana Opiah – Imo State
Umar Ibrahim El-Yakub – Kano State
Ademola Adewole Adegoroye – Ondo State
Odum Odih – Rivers State