Buhari appoints Zainab Ahmed as Acting Finance Minister

President Buhari has appointed Zainab Ahmed as a new Minister of Finance following the resignation of Kemi Adeosun.

Zainab Ahmed the Minister of State Budget and National Planning has been appointed to oversee the Minister of Finance.

The temporary appointment was announced by President Muhammadu Buhari Friday, after accepting the resignation of the holder,  Mrs Kemi Adeosun.

Ahmed was born in Kaduna State. She got her first degree in Accounting from Ahmadu Bello University in 1981, after which she proceeded to Ogun State University for her MBA.

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