President Muhammadu Buhari has finally forwarded the list of ministerial nominees to Senate for confirmation.
Contained in the new list read by the Senate President, senator Ahmad Lawan on Tuesday, two nominees, Bashir Magashi and Sabo Nanono were selected from Kano state.
Former interior minister in the past Buhari’s administration, Abdurrahman Bello Dambazau, along side Solomon Dalong, Audu Ogbe, Ibe Kachiku, Mansur Dan Ali among others are reportedly absent from the list.
Meanwhile the new nominees from Kano, Magashi and Nanono are said to be close associates of Buhari before and during his political struggles.
However, the re known Islamic cleric, who is the the Director General of NITDA, Isa Ali Pantami is also among the 43 nominees.