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Ministerial list: What Lawan said after meeting with Buhari



The president of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, clarified his comment on President Muhammadu Buhari who presented the ministerial list to the Senate this week.

Lawan spoke with the correspondents of the House of Representatives, on Thursday night, after a meeting of leaders of the National Assembly with President Buhari in the Presidential Village.

He said: “Let me take the opportunity to correct that.” A senator raised a point of order under personal explanation.

“He said that the executive arm of the government should send us the list of ministers.

“In my response, I said that the executive is working hard to ensure that the list of Nigerians who will help this administration work will be transmitted and that we may even receive it this week.”

“We could “(the choice of phrase) is conditional, and I would urge all those present to report it as they are.”

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that others at the meeting included the Vice President of the Senate, Ovie Omo-Agege; The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Femi Gbajabiamila and the Vice President, Ahmed Idris Wase.

The national president of the Congress of All Progressives (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole and other presidential advisers were also part of the meeting.