President Muhammadu Buhari has removed Festus Keyamo from ministry of Niger Delta Affairs.
Keyamo was redeployed from the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs to Ministry of Labour and Employment as Minister of State.
He is to serve as junior minister of state in his new ministerial post.
Senator Tayo Alasoadura is redeployed to Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs as Minister of State”
While Festus Keyamo is to serve as a Minister for state in Ministry of Labour and Employment.
The Director of Information at the Office of Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Willie Bassey, made this know in a press released this Tuesday evening.
The DoF, Mr. Bassey said that the president has approved the swap for the two ministers.
According to him: “President Muhammadu Buhari ordered the immediate redeployment of the following ministers.
“Mr. Festus Keyamo, Minister of State for Niger Delta Affairs now to serve in Ministry of Labour and Employment as Minister of State.
While “Senator Tayo Alasoadura who serve in Ministry of Labour is to now serves in Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs as Minister of State.
The redeployment takes immediate effect from today Tuesday 24, 2019.
However, the reasons for his redeployment has not been disclosed.