President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed confidence in the nominated ministers with a commendation on the Senate for speedily attending to the task of screening the nominees.
The president in a tweet Tuesday evening, pointed out that he welcomes the conclusion of the confirmation process and looks forward to working with the team.
He added that portfolios will be assigned when the Cabinet is formally inaugurated.
He wrote, “I welcome the conclusion of the confirmation process for Ministerial nominees. I commend the Senate for speedily attending to this very important task. Portfolios will be assigned when the Cabinet is formally inaugurated. I look forward to working with this very capable team.”
The Senate on Tuesday confirmed all 43 ministerial nominees sent by President Muhammadu Buhari.
The screening of the ministers began last Wednesday and ended yesterday, Tuesday.
One of the last three ministers to be screened on Tuesday was former information minister, Lai Mohammed.