Abuja - The new Minister of Power, Works
and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, on Wednesday in Abuja assumed duty after the
inauguration of the federal cabinet by President Muhammadu Buhari.
Fashola was welcomed into the Federal Secretariat by rousing
ovation from the staff of the ministry and stepped into his office at about
He was ushered into the office by Mrs Grace Papka, the
Director in charge of Human Resources of the ministry.
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Thereafter he went into private meeting with the directors
in the ministry.
Similarly, the Minister of state for Power, Works and
Housing, Alhaji Mustapha Shehuri, also arrived at the complex where he joined
the minister and the directors at the meeting.