The Senate confirmed the seven ministerial nominated by the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday.
“The new appointees include Henry Ikechukwu – Abia State, Umana Okon Umana – Akwa-Ibom State, Ekuma Joseph – Ebonyi State, Goodluck Nana Obia – Imo State, Umar Ibrahim Yakub – Kano State, Ademola Adewole Adegorioye – Ondo State, and Odo Udi – Rivers State.
They were confirmed on Monday following a screening at the upper chamber of the National Assembly. The exercise was presided over by Senate President Ahmed Lawan.
Wakadaily reported that, “Senate President Ahmad Lawan, announced that the Senate delegation will be leaving the country by Friday for the UK, All federal government agencies should ensure that justice is done in the Ekweremadu’s case.”