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Buhari seeks Senate approval to appoint 15 special advisers

2015-06-02 15:15
Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and former army general Muhammadu Buhari speaks during a press conference in Kano, northern Nigeria, on January 21, 2015. Nigeria's main opposition candidate today rejected claims about hi ~ AMINU ABUBAKAR

Abuja - President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a request to the Senate for approval to appoint 15 special advisers in his cabinet, reports Premium Times.

Buhari’s letter was read in the Senate on Tuesday by the Senate President, David Mark.

This is Buhari’s first correspondence to the National Assembly since assuming office on May 29.

Buhari, however, did not include the names of the 15 special advisers in the letter.

Also read: Buhari appoints Adesina, Shehu as spokesmen

If the request is granted, the appointments would be the second for Buhari.

Read more at Premium Times.

Read more on: 2015 elections

Read more on: david mark  |  muhammadu buhari  |  abuja  |  2015 elections.politics

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