Nationnewslead report that President Bola Tinubu has approved the redeployment of former Governor Adegboyega Oyetola from the Ministry of Transportation to Ministry of Marine and Blue Economy.
According to a statement by Ajuri Ngelale on Sunday, Engr. Abubakar Momoh was also redeployed from the Federal Ministry of Youth to the Federal Ministry of Niger Delta Development.
(A) H.E. Adegboyega Oyetola is redeployed as the Honourable Minister of Marine & Blue Economy
(B) Hon. Bunmi Tunji-Ojo is redeployed as the Honourable Minister of Interior
(C) Hon. Sa’idu Alkali is redeployed as the Honourable Minister of Transportation
Furthermore, both Ministers of State in the Oil & Gas sector are now domiciled in the Federal Ministry of Petroleum Resources with the following designations:
(i) Sen. Heineken Lokpobiri is the Hon. Minister of State (Oil), Petroleum Resources
(ii) Hon. Ekperipe Ekpo is the Hon. Minister of State (Gas), Petroleum Resources
The President approves the renaming of the Federal Ministry of Environment and Ecological Management as the Federal Ministry of Environment.
All aforementioned changes take immediate effect by these directives of the President.