President Bola Tinubu Nears Completion of Ministerial List as Lobbying Intensifies

President Bola Tinubu Nears Completion of Ministerial List as Lobbying Intensifies

…By Dorcas Funmi for TDPel Media. According to reports, President Bola Tinubu is in the final stages of compiling his ministerial list.

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The President has maintained secrecy regarding the selection process and has closely consulted with his special advisors.

Lobbying Intensifies as Former Governors and Lawmakers Seek Ministerial Appointments

As the long-awaited ministerial list nears completion, party sources have revealed an intensified lobbying for ministerial appointments.

Several former governors and lawmakers who lost in the 2023 general elections have been hovering around the All Progressive Congress (APC) national office in Abuja.

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State Chapters Submit Nominations for Ministerial Appointments

Most state chapters of the ruling party have already completed their nominations for ministerial appointments.

These nominations are expected to be forwarded to the President for consideration.

Tinubu’s Personal Selections and Influence of Special Advisers

A source close to the Presidency has disclosed that President Tinubu has reserved a core group of ministers for himself.

The selection is said to be heavily influenced by his team of special advisers. The remaining positions have become a subject of intense political competition.

Tinubu’s Return from London and Sallah Celebration Plans

It has been confirmed that President Tinubu is scheduled to fly in from London today, ahead of the Eid-el-Kabir celebrations.

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He is expected to return to his private residence in Ikoyi, Lagos, to observe his first Sallah celebration as President.

On Wednesday, he will join other dignitaries for the Eid prayers at the Obalende Muslim Prayer ground in Dodan Barracks.

President’s Extended Stay in Lagos

Contrary to expectations, the President is unlikely to return to Abuja until Sunday or Monday, despite the festivities ending on Thursday.

Sources indicate that he intends to spend more time in Lagos during this period.

Observing Sallah in Lagos, Not Abuja

A reliable source has confirmed that President Tinubu will observe the Sallah celebration in Lagos, not Abuja.

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His return to Lagos on Tuesday aligns with his plans to mark the occasion in the city where he will be surrounded by family, friends, and well-wishers.

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