Abuja - President Muhammadu Buhari has limited the number of guests that can accompany ministers-designate to their swearing in ceremony on Wednesday to two, Punch reports.
This was contained in a statement on Sunday by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina.
This is a departure to the norm where the event is packed with a jamboree of ministers’ friends, families and close relations.
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Adesina, in the statement confirmed that Buhari would on Wednesday inaugurate his ministers and administer oaths of office on the National Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu as well as INEC’s five national commissioners on Monday (today).
He said the swearing-in ceremony will begin promptly at 10:00 hours and the ministers-designate are expected to be seated in the Council Chambers by 09:30 Hours at the latest.
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