President Buhari appoints Omoworare as SSA on National Assembly Matters

Senator Babajide Omoworare has been appointed as the Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to President Buhari on National Assembly Matters (Senate). Prior to his appointment on Wednesday, 21st August 2019, Senator Ita Enang occupied the position in the President’s first term. In the 8th Assembly, Senator Omoworare who is also a lawyer chaired important Committees such as the Committee on Rules and Business (November 2015 to…

President Buhari signs Nigerian Correctional Services Bill into Law

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the Nigerian Correctional Services Bill into law. The Act, which was signed on 14th August 2019, repeals the Prison Act, Cap P29, Laws of the Federation, 2004 and enacts a Nigerian Correctional Services Act to address issues that were not covered under the repealed Act and improve on prison administration. A Controller-General with the assistance of at least 8 Deputy…

President Buhari swears in Ministers

President Muhammadu Buhari has sworn in and given portfolios to the 43 persons approved by Senate as Ministers-designate on 30th July 2019. Following the ceremony that took place at the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Wednesday, 21st August 2019, the Ministers will oversee various government Ministries and parastatals responsible for providing public services and work with career civil servants to implement the current administration’s agenda. The…