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Buhari Increases Nigeria’s Ministries to 28 After Creating Additional 5 – Lifestyle News


Nigeria has introduced five new ministries, to reinvigorate governance and boost the implementation of policies of government in the country.

President Buhari announced the introduction of the new ministries on Wednesday while reeling out portfolios for new Ministers.

He said: “I am pleased to inform you that the Federal Ministries have been further expanded to ensure effective service delivery.”

The new ministries are those of Special Duties and Intergovernmental Affairs, Humanitarian and Disaster Management and Police Affairs.

Others are ministry of Aviation, carved out of former Transportation ministry and ministry of Power, carved out of the former ministry of Power, Works and Housing.

With the creation of the new ministries, Nigeria now has a total of twenty-eight ministries, with forty-four ministries in place.

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APC NWC approves 9 Kogi governorship aspirants – Lifestyle News

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By Deji Abdulwahab

Abuja – The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has approved nine Kogi governorship aspirants out of the 16 screened to contest for party’s primaries scheduled to hold on Aug 29.

The party  in a statement signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Mallam Lanre Issa-Onilu, in Abuja on Wednesday,  said that the NWC of the party took the decision after deliberating on the report of  screening and appeal committees for the party’s Kogi governorship aspirants.

“After a comprehensive review of the submissions by the two committees, relying on the party’s guidelines and the provisions of the Electoral Act, nine aspirants were finally cleared to contest the Aug. 29, 2019 Indirect Governorship primary.

“Seven other aspirants did not meet the requirements for participation in the exercise.

“Those cleared by the NWC are Gov. Yahaya Bello, Hadiza Ibrahim, Yahaya Audu, Sani Abdullahi, Alhaji Abubakar Bashir, Mr Danlami Mohammed, Yakubu Mohammed, Hassan Abdullahi and Blessing Ekele.

“The aspirants who are not cleared are Prof. Mohammed Onaili, Usman Jibrin, Mustapha Mona Audu, Rukkaya Ibrahim, Gen. Patrick Akpa, Babatunde Irukera
and Muhammed Audu,” Issa-Onilu said. 

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APC NWC approves 9 Kogi governorship aspirants – Lifestyle News

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By Deji Abdulwahab

Abuja – The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has approved nine Kogi governorship aspirants out of the 16 screened to contest for party’s primaries scheduled to hold on Aug 29.

The party  in a statement signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Mallam Lanre Issa-Onilu, in Abuja on Wednesday,  said that the NWC of the party took the decision after deliberating on the report of  screening and appeal committees for the party’s Kogi governorship aspirants.

“After a comprehensive review of the submissions by the two committees, relying on the party’s guidelines and the provisions of the Electoral Act, nine aspirants were finally cleared to contest the Aug. 29, 2019 Indirect Governorship primary.

“Seven other aspirants did not meet the requirements for participation in the exercise.

“Those cleared by the NWC are Gov. Yahaya Bello, Hadiza Ibrahim, Yahaya Audu, Sani Abdullahi, Alhaji Abubakar Bashir, Mr Danlami Mohammed, Yakubu Mohammed, Hassan Abdullahi and Blessing Ekele.

“The aspirants who are not cleared are Prof. Mohammed Onaili, Usman Jibrin, Mustapha Mona Audu, Rukkaya Ibrahim, Gen. Patrick Akpa, Babatunde Irukera
and Muhammed Audu,” Issa-Onilu said. 

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APC NWC approves 9 Kogi governorship aspirants – Lifestyle News

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By Deji Abdulwahab

Abuja – The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has approved nine Kogi governorship aspirants out of the 16 screened to contest for party’s primaries scheduled to hold on Aug 29.

The party  in a statement signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Mallam Lanre Issa-Onilu, in Abuja on Wednesday,  said that the NWC of the party took the decision after deliberating on the report of  screening and appeal committees for the party’s Kogi governorship aspirants.

“After a comprehensive review of the submissions by the two committees, relying on the party’s guidelines and the provisions of the Electoral Act, nine aspirants were finally cleared to contest the Aug. 29, 2019 Indirect Governorship primary.

“Seven other aspirants did not meet the requirements for participation in the exercise.

“Those cleared by the NWC are Gov. Yahaya Bello, Hadiza Ibrahim, Yahaya Audu, Sani Abdullahi, Alhaji Abubakar Bashir, Mr Danlami Mohammed, Yakubu Mohammed, Hassan Abdullahi and Blessing Ekele.

“The aspirants who are not cleared are Prof. Mohammed Onaili, Usman Jibrin, Mustapha Mona Audu, Rukkaya Ibrahim, Gen. Patrick Akpa, Babatunde Irukera
and Muhammed Audu,” Issa-Onilu said. 

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