Umahi and Keyamo sworn in as works, aviation minister

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    Festus Keyamo and David Umahi have been sworn in as the Minister of Works and Minister of Aviation and Aerospace Development respectively.

    Umahi, (Ebonyi) and Keyamo, (Delta) shook hands with president Bola Ahmed Tinubu after their oath of office.

    The oath of office was administered by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Olukayode Ariwoola.

    The swearing-in of the 45 ministers-designate is currently taking place at the Conference Centre of the State House, Abuja. The ministers were being sworn-in according to their respective state of origin.

    Recall that the president earlier announced the portfolios for the ministerial nominees, which former Rivers governor, Nyesom Wike is the Minister of Federal Capital Territory and Festus Keyamo as Minister of Aviation.

    See the full list of the 45 Ministers below: 

    1. “Minister of Communications, Innovation and Digital Economy, Bosun Tijani
    2. Minister of State, Environment and Ecological Management, Ishak Salaco
    3. Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister of the Economy Wale Edun
    4. Minister of Marine and Blue Economy, Bunmi Tunji
    5. Minister of Power, Adedayo Adelabu,
    6. Minister of State, Health and Social Welfare, Tunji Alausa
    7. Minister of Solid Minerals Development, Dele Alake
    8. Minister of Tourism, Lola Ade-John
    9. Minister of Transportation, Adegboyega Oyetola
    10. Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Doris Anite
    11. Minister of Innovation Science and Technology, Uche Nnaji
    12. Minister of State, Labour and Employment, Nkiruka Onyejeocha
    13. Minister of Women Affairs, Uju Kennedy
    14. Minister of Works, David Umahi
    15. Minister of Aviation and Aerospace Development, Festus Keyamo
    16. Minister of Youth, Abubakar Momoh
    17. Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation, Betta Edu
    18. Minister of State, Gas Resources, Ekperikpe Ekpo
    19. Minister of State, Petroleum Resources, Heineken Lokpobiri
    20. Minister of Sports Development, John Enoh
    21. Minister of Federal Capital Territory, Nyesom Wike
    22. Minister of Art, Culture and the Creative Economy, Hannatu Musawa
    23. Minister of Defence, Mohammed Badaru
    24. Minister of State Defence, Bello Matawalle
    25. Minister of State Education, Yusuf T. Sunumu
    26. Minister of Housing and Urban Development, Ahmed M. Dangiwa
    27. Minister of State, Housing and Urban Development, Abdullah T. Gwarzo
    28. Minister of Budget and Economic Planning, Atiku Bagudu
    29. Minister of State, Federal Capital Territory, Mairiga Mahmud
    30. Minister of State, Water Resources and Sanitation, Bello M. Goronyo
    31. Minister of Agriculture and Food Security, Abubakar Kyar
    32. Minister of Education, Tahir Maman
    33. Minister of Interior, Sa’Idu A. Alkali
    34. Minister of Foreign Affairs, Yusuf M. Tuggar
    35. Coordinating Minister of Health and Social Welfare, Ali Pate
    36. Minister of Police Affairs, Ibrahim Geidam
    37. Minister of Steel Development, Shuaibu A. Audu
    38. Minister of Information and National Orientation, Muhammed Idris
    39. Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Lateef Fagbemi
    40. Minister of Labour and Employment, Simon B. Lalong
    41. Minister of State, Police Affairs, Imaan Sulaiman-Ibrahim
    42. Minister of Special Duties and Inter-Govermental Affairs, Zephaniah Jisalo
    43. Minister of Water Resources and Sanitation, Joseph Utsev
    44. Minister of State, Agriculture and Food Security, Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi
    45. Minister of Environment and Ecological Management, Kaduna.”
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