Senate Approves Adegoroye, six others as Ministers- designate

The Nigerian Senate on has confirmed all seven ministerial nominees by the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari, (retd.) for screening and confirmation.

The nominees confirmed by the Senate included Henry Ikechukwu Ikoh – Abia State; Umana Okon Umana – Akwa Ibom State; Ekumankama Joseph Nkama- Ebonyi State; and Goodluck Nanah Opiah – Imo State.

Others were: Umar Ibrahim El-Yakub – Kano State; Ademola Adewole Adegoroye – Ondo State; and Odum Udi – Rivers State.

The Senate went into the screening of the nominees after attending to Ekwermadu’s list as stated in the order paper of the day.