BREAKING: Tinubu Appoints Wike, Umahi, Keyamo As Ministers Of FCT, Works, Aviation

President Bola Tinubu on Wednesday assigned portfolios to ministerial nominees that have been cleared by the National Assembly into the Federal Executive Council.

Tinubu appointed the immediate past Governor of Rivers State as Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) while his then colleague and former governor of Ebonyi State was appointed Minister of Works.

Mr. President also appointed a former Minister of State for Labour and spokesperson of his campaign council, Olorogun Festus Keyamo, SAN, as Minister of Aviation and Aerospace Development.

Also appointed is renowned economist, Mr. Wale Edun, as Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister of the Economy.

The ministers and their designations are as follows Minister Of Communications, Innovation And Digital Economy: Bosun Tijani; Minister Of State, Environment And Ecological Management: Ishak Salako; Minister Of Finance And Coordinating Minister Of The Economy: Wale Edun; Minister Of Marine And Blue Economy: Bunmi Tunji-Ojo; Minister Of Power: Adebayo Adelabu; Minister Of State, Health And Social Welfare: Tunji Alausa; Minister Of Solid Minerals Development: Dele Alake; Minister Of Tourism: Lola Ade-John; Minister Of Transportation: Adegboyega Oyetola.

Others are Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Doris Anite; Minister of Innovation Science and Technology, Uche Nnaji; Minister of State, Labour and Employment, Nkiruka Onyejeocha; Minister of Women Affairs, Uju Kennedy; Minister of Works, David Umahi; Minister of Aviation and Aerospace Development, Festus Keyamo; Minister of Youth, Abubakar Momoh; Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation, Betta Edu; Minister of State, Gas Resources, Ekperikpe Ekpo; Minister of State, Petroleum Resources, Heineken Lokpobiri; Minister of Sports Development, John Enoh and Minister of Federal Capital Territory, Nyesom Wike.

Also on the list are the Minister of Arts, Culture and Creative Economy, Hannatu Musawa; Minister of Defence, Muhammed Badaru; Minister of State Defence, Bello Matawalle; Minister of State, Education, Tanko Sununu; Minister of Housing and Urban Development, Ahmed Dangiwa