Buhari Sacks Ministers, Appoints Others

President Muhammadu Buhari has sacked two Ministers and immediately replaced them with others.

The two Ministers affected are Sabo Nanono of Agriculture and Mamman Saleh, minister of state for power

They were replaced with now former Minister of Environment, Mohammed Abubakar, for Agriculture, and now former Minister of State for Works, Abubakar Aliyu who takes over as Minister of Power.

The sacking is an unusual step by the President who has literally stuck with the same team for each of his tenures until now.

Femi Adeshina, Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity made the announcement today after the Federal Executive Council meeting