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Buhari Appoints Economic, Political Advisers

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Posted: Aug 10, 2016 at 4:18 pm   /   by   /   comments (0)

President Muhammadu Buhari has during the meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday, August 10, 2016, inaugurated his economic and political advisers.

The ceremony of the oath of office on his economic adviser, Dr. Adeyemi Dipeolu, happened at the Council Chamber of the presidential villa, Abuja.

Buhari who presided over the meeting also inaugurated four other special advisers and one permanent secretary.

See the list below:

  1. Special Adviser on Social Investment, Mrs. Maryam Uwais.
  2. Special Adviser on Political Matter, Senator Babafemi Ojudu
  3. Special Adviser on Planning, Tijani Abdullahi
  4. The permanent secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Rafiu Enikanolaye.

At the same time, Uwais, Ojudu and Dipeolu were deployed to the Office of the Vice President, Abdullahi was deployed in the Ministry of Budget and National Planning.

The four special advisers were among the 15 approved for Buhari by the National Assembly last year. Some others had since resumed work having been earlier inaugurated.