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Nearly two months after President Muhammadu Buhari’s formal inauguration, the list of his nominees for cabinet positions finally surfaced on the floor of the Senate.

Last Tuesday, President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, read the names of the 43 nominees to his colleagues, which instantly courted mixed feelings within the precinct of the Red Chamber and across the country.

For the senators, the needless delay in the unveiling of the much-anticipated list was almost culminating in a test of will between the National Assembly and the Presidency, as the spokesperson of the Senate, Adedayo Adeyeye, had threatened that the lawmakers would not abort their annual recess for the screening of…



Source: Nigerian Tribune