Indications emerge this afternoon that President Muhammadu Buhari has forwarded a second batch of ministerial nominees to the Senate. This is as the senate prepares for the screening of the first batch tomorrow, Tuesday, October 13, 2015. The second list according to investigations contain the names of 15 nominees.
The Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari, submitted the list to the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki. The president had, on Thursday, September 30, sent the first batch which comprised 21 nominees. The Nigerian Constitution requires at least one minister to be named from each of the 36 states of the federation