Name list of Nigeria's new cabinet

09:27, July 13, 2011      

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Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan on Monday approved more portfolios to the newly sworn-in ministers and re-assigned some old ones, bringing to 31 the number of cabinet members in the government.

Below is the full list of ministers and their portfolios:

1. Emeka Wogu, Minister for Labor

2. Zainab Maina, Minister for Women Affairs

3. Prof. Ita Okon Bassey Ewa, Minister for Science and Technology

4. Stella Oduah-Ogiemwonyi, Minister for Aviation

5. Senator Bala Mohammed, Minister for Federal Capital Territory

6. Diezani Alison-Madueke, Minister for Petroleum

7. Comrade Abba Moro, Minister for Interior

8. Zainab Ibrahim Kuchi, Minister for State for Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs

9. Bukar Tijani, Minister of State for Agric and Natural Resources 10. Elder Godsday Orubebe, Minister, Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs 11. Onyebuchi Chukwu, Minister for Health 12. Mike Onolememen, Minister for Works 13. Navy Capt. Caleb Olubolade (rtd), Minister for Police Affairs 14. Professor Bart Nnaji- Minister for Power 15. Yusuf Suleiman- Minister for Sports 16. Viola Onwuliri- Minister of State for Foreign Affairs 17. Ruqayyatu Rufai, Minister for Education 18. Shamsudeen Usman, Minister for National Planning 19. Mohammed Musa Sada, Minister for Mines and Steel Development 20. Bello H. Mohammed, Minister for Defense 21. Mohammed B. Adoke, Attorney Gen. of the Federation/ Honourable Minister of Justice 22. Bolaji Abdullahi, Minister for Youth Development 23. Olusegun O. Aganga, Minister for Trade and Investment, Lagos 24. Labaran Maku, Minister for Information and Communications, Nasarawa 25. Samuel Ioraer Ortom, Minister of State, Trade and Investment 26. Olugbenga Ashiru, Minister for Foreign Affairs 27. Erelu Olusola Obada, Minister of State, Defense 28. Olajumoke Akinjide, Minister of State for FCT 29. Idris A.Umar, Minister for Transport 30. Yerima Lawal Ngama, Minister of State for Finance 31. Bashir Yugudu, Minister of State.

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