Buhari Removes Keyamo As Niger Delta Minister, Appoints Alasoadura

By Simon Akwu

 Abuja (Precise Post) – President Muhammadu Buhari has removed the Minister of State for Niger Delta Affairs, Mr. Festus Keyamo barely a month after his appointment and moved him to the Ministry of Labour and Employment as Minister of State, while the incumbent Tayo Alasoadura replaces him as the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs as junior Minister.

A statement from the Director of Information at the Office of Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Willie Bassey announced the swap.

“President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate redeployment of two Ministers of State as follows.

“Mr Festus Keyamo, Minister of State for Niger Delta Affairs is to move to Ministry of Labour and Employment as Minister of State,

“Senator Tayo Alasoadura is to move to Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs as Minister of State. This redeployment takes effect from today, Tuesday 24th September, 2019.”

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