President Tinubu has reassigned the former Osun State Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, from the Federal Ministry of Transportation to the Federal Ministry of Marine and Blue Economy.
The president also approved the appointment of Abubakar Momoh as the Minister of Niger Delta development. Mr Momoh was redeployed from the Federal Ministry of Youth.
According to the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Ajuri Ngelale, pointed out that the changes are with immediate effect.
The President Tinubu also redeployed a minister-designate, Bunmi Tunji-Ojo, to the Ministry of Interior while Sa’idu Alkali was redeployed as the Minister of Transportation.
Both Ministers of State for Oil and Gas, Sen. Heineken Lokpobiri and Hon. Ekperipe Ekpo respectively are now to be domiciled in the Federal Ministry of Petroleum Resources.