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Nigeria: Full list of ministers‏

 

African Outlook Reporter

 

Nigerian President, Dr. Ebele Goodluck Jonathan, GCFR has approved the assignment of portfolios to all the Ministers of the Federal Republic so far cleared by the Senate after taking their Oaths of Office and Allegiance.

 

 

Ref. No. PPR/OSGF/CG/01/41                                                   July 11, 2011

PRESIDENT GOODLUCK JONATHAN

ASSIGNS PORTFOLIOS TO MINISTERS

 

 

S/N

NAME

PORTFOLIO

STATE

ZONE

1.

Barrister Emeka Wogu

HM, Labour

Abia

SE

2.

Hajia Zainab Maina

HM, Women Affairs

Adamawa

NE

3.

Prof. Ita Okon Bassey Ewa

HM, Science and Technology

Akwa-Ibom

 

4.

Mrs. Stella Oduah-Ogiemwonyi

 

HM, Aviation

 

Anambra

 

SE

5.

Senator Bala Mohammed

HM, MFCT

Bauchi

NE

6.

Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke

 

HM, Petroleum

 

Bayelsa

 

SS

7.

Comrade Abba Moro

HM, Interior

Benue

NC

8.

Hajia Zainab Ibrahim Kuchi

HMS, Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs

 

Niger

 

NC

9.

Alhaji Bukar Tijani

HMS, Agric and Natural Resources

 

Borno

 

NE

10.

Elder Godsday Orubebe

HM, Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs

Delta

SS

11.

Professor Onyebuchi Chukwu

 

HM, Health

 

Ebonyi

 

SE

12.

Arc. Mike Onolememen

HM, Works

Edo

SS

13.

Navy Capt. Caleb Olubolade (rtd)

 

HM, Police Affairs

 

Ekiti

 

SW

14.

Professor Bart Nnaji

HM, Power

Enugu

SE

15.

Alhaji Yusuf Suleiman

HM, Sports

Sokoto

NW

16.

Prof. (Mrs) Viola Onwuliri

HMS I, Foreign Affairs

Imo

SE

17.

Prof (Mrs) Ruqayyatu Rufai

HM, Education

Jigawa

NW

18.

Dr. Shamsudeen Usman

HM, National Planning

Kano

NW

19.

Arc. Mohammed Musa Sada

HM, Mines and Steel Development

 

Katsina

 

NW

20.

Dr. Bello H. Mohammed

HM, Defence

Kebbi

NW

21.

Mohammed B. Adoke, SAN

HAGF/HM, Justice

Kogi

NC

22.

Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi

HM, Youth Development

Kwara

NC

23.

Mr. Olusegun O. Aganga

HM, Trade and Investment

Lagos

SW

24.

Mr. Labaran Maku

HM, Information and Communications

 

Nasarawa

 

NC

 

25.

 

Dr. Samuel Ioraer Ortom

 

HMS, Trade and Investment

 

Benue

NC

26.

Amb. Olugbenga Ashiru

HM, Foreign Affairs

Ogun

SW

27.

Erelu Olusola Obada

HMS, Defence

Osun

SW

28.

Mrs. Olajumoke Akinjide

HMS, FCT

Oyo

SW

29.

Senator Idris A.Umar

HM, Transport

Gombe

NE

30.

Dr. Yerima Lawal Ngama

HMS, Finance

Yobe

NE

31.

Amb. Bashir Yugudu

HMS, Works

Zamfara

NW

                                                                                                              

2.         The President has also approved the redeployment of Alhaji Yusuf Suleman from the Ministry of Transport to the Sports Commission as Chairman and Minister, while Senator Idris Umar is now the Minister of Transport. In the same vein, Navy Captain Caleb Olubolade is redeployed to Ministry of Police Affairs, while Mrs. Olajumoke Akinjide resumes as Hononorable Minister of State, FCT.

 

3.         The Ministers are expected to take full responsibilities of running the affairs of the Ministries assigned to them and assist the President in delivering quality service to Nigerians in line with the Transformation Agenda of the Administration.

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SENATOR ANYIM PIUS ANYIM, GCON

Secretary to the Government of the Federation.