BREAKING: Jonathan drops Sports Minister Abdullahi; swears in 11 appointees

President Goodluck Jonathan has relieved Sports Minister, Bolaji Abdullahi of his appointment.
He made the announcement before the commencement of Wednesday’s meeting of the Executive Council of the Federation, FEC.
The president also swore-in 11 new ministers and assigned them portfolio.
Those sworn-in are Musiliu Obanikoro (Lagos), Minister of State Defence;
Mohammed Wakil (Borno), Minister of State Power; Abduljelili Adesiyan (Osun), Minister of Police Affairs; Aminu Wali (Kano), Minister of Foreign Affairs; Akon Eyakenyi (Akwa Ibom), Minister of Land and Housing; Lawrencia Laraba(Kaduna State), Minister of Environment; Tamuno Danagogo (Rivers), Minister of Sports; Asabe Asmau Ahmed (Niger), Minister of State Agriculture; Aliyu Gusau (Zamfara), Minister of Defence; Boni Haruna (Adamawa), Minister of Youth Development; and Khaliru Alhassan (Sokoto State), Minister of State, Health.
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