Ministerial Portfolios: Fashola gets new Cabinet- Full Details

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Abuja inaugurated his new cabinet with a majority of the re-appointed members of his first term cabinet retaining their posts.

Some other members of the old team who returned either had their jobs trimmed or got a raise in their responsibilities.

Full list of Ministerial Portfolios

  • Alhaji Lai Mohammed – Ministry of Information and Culture
  • Dr Ogbonnaya Onu – Ministry of Science and Technology
  • Mr Mohammed Abdullahi –
  • Alhaji Muhammed Bello – Federal Capital Territory
    Adamu Adamu  -Education
    Dr Chris Ngige – Labour and Employment
  • Geoffrey Onyeama – Foreign Affairs.
  • Alhaji Hadi Sirika – Minister of Aviation
  • Mr Chibuike Amaechi – Minister of Aviation in the Ministry of Transportation without the Aviation segment.
  • Malam Suleiman Adamu – Ministry of Water Resources
  • Zainab Ahmed – Ministry of Finance
  • Abubakar Malami – Minister of Justice and Attorney-General of the Federation
  • Mr Babatunde Fashola – Ministry of Works and Housing without the Power segment.
  • Dr Ikechukwu Ogah – Minister of State, Mines and Steel Development
  • Godswill Akpabio – Minister of Niger Delta Affairs
  • Mr Festus Keyamo – Minister of State for Niger Delta Affairs.
  • Mr Sabo Nanono – Minister of Agriculture and Natural Resources
  • Retired Maj.-Gen. Bashir Salihi Magash – Minister of Defence
  • Ramatu Tijjani – Minister of State, FCT
  • Mr Muhammed Madmud – Minister of Environment
  • Sharon Ikeazor – Minister of State, Environment
  • Amb. Maryam Katagun – Minister of State, Trade
  • Mr Timipre Sylva – Minister of State, Petroleum
  • Mr George Akume – Minister of Special Duties and International Affairs
  • Mustapha Baba Shehuri – Minister of State, Agriculture and Natural Resources.


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