President Buhari assigns portfolios to seven newly appointed ministers

President Muhammadu Buhari has assigned portfolios to seven newly appointed ministers, charging them to serve the nation diligently.

He also announced the reassignment of offices and said the redeployment was to reinvigorate some sectors where the government needed to achieve better result.

Addressing a virtual Federal Executive Council meeting in Abuja, the Nigerian leader restated that his administration was strengthening things as it winds down on its second term in office.

The President urged the new cabinet members to consult widely on driving key programmes of the current administration.