Nigeria's president to submit cabinet nominees this week - senate president
FILE PHOTO: Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari waves at the crowd during a celebration ceremony marking Democracy Day in Abuja, Nigeria June 12, 2019. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde
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ABUJA (Reuters) – Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari will submit his cabinet nominees this week, the senate president said on Wednesday.
The senate must vet and approve the nominees, and it is scheduled to go into recess until September by the end of the month.
(Reporting By Camillus Eboh and Felix Onuah; Writing by Libby George; Editing by Andrew Heavens)