The list of new ministers expected to be announced by President Muhammadu Buhari after his return from a 10 days private visit to the United Kingdom has reportedly leaked.
According to reports, the Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Col Hameed Ali,former Governor of Osun State, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, Hon. Tony Nwoye from Anambra, Sen. Julius Ucha from Ebonyi and Chief Mascot Uzor Kalu, the younger brother to the former Governor of Abia State, Senator-Elect, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, could make the new list.
Others are Dr Babatunde Fowler, the Executive Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), and Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Hadiza Bala Usman.
The report, which was published by The Parrots, speculated that Fowler is being positioned to be the new Auditor General; Hameed, Defence Minister.
The report couldn’t ascertain the inclusion of Minister of State Petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu, and Babatunde Fashola, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing.