Abuja - The Senate has cleared former governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi and former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chairman as ministers of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
Fayemi and Ogbeh were cleared alongside the former governor of Abia State, Ogbonnaya Onu and a former senator, representing Akwa Ibom South Constituency, Udoma Udoh Udoma.
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Only 10 nominees will be screened today, Tuesday October 13, by the Senate and they include Udoma Udoh Udoma, Kayode Fayemi, Audu Ogbeh, Ogbonaya Onu, Osaghie Ehanire, Abdulrahman Dambazzau.
Others are Lai Mohammed, Amina Mohammed, Suleiman Adams, Ibrahim Jibril.
Others are to be screened on Wednesday and Thursday.
- News 24