Nineteen of the 37 ministerial nominees from the list submitted by President Muhammadu Buhari have been confirmed by the Senate.
At the end of plenary on Wednesday, Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki read out the names of the nominees who had fielded questions from the lawmakers. The senators in a vote confirmed all 19 nominees.
The lawmakers carried out the confirmation.
The nominees include:
1. Sen. Udoma Udo Udoma(A-Ibom)
2. Dr. Kayode Fayemi (Ekiti)
3. Chief Audu Ogbeh (Benue)
4. Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu (Ebonyi)
5. Dr. Osagie Ehanire (Edo)
6. Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau(Kano)
7. Alhaji Lai Mohammed(Kwara)
8. Amina Ibrahim Mohammed(Gombe)
9. Engr. Suleiman H. Adamu (Jigawa)
10. Ibrahim Usman Jibril(Nasarawa)
11. Babatunde Raji Fashola
12. Dr Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu
13. Abubakar Malami,SAN
14. Dr (Sen.) Chris Nwabueze Ngige
15. Sem. Aisha Jummai Alhassan
16. Barrister Solomon Dalong
17. Mrs Kemi Adeosun
18. Sen. Hadi Sirika