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The Nigeria Senate on Monday recommenced the screening of ministerial sent to it for confirmation by President Muhammadu Buhari.

Naija News recalls that the screening of 43 nominees had begun last week Wednesday.

However, some Nigerians had slammed the Senate for asking most nominees to take a bow and go.

The senate has screened 31 ministerial nominees so far.

Ministerial nominees screened so far are:

1. Uchechukwu Ogah (Abia)

2. Godswill Akpabio (Akwa Ibom)

3. George Akume (Benue)

4. Ogbonnaya Onu (Ebonyi)

5. Emeka. Nwajuaba (Imo)

6. Olorunnibe Mamora (Lagos)

7. Olamilekan Adegbite (Ogun)

8. Adamu. Adamu (Bauchi)

9. Rotimi Amaechi (Rivers)

10. Sharon Ikeazor (Anambra)

11. Tayo Alasoadura (Ondo)

12. Mustapha Shehuri (Borno)

13. Abubakar Aliyu (Yobe)

14. Bashir Magashi (Kano)

15. Ramatu Aliyu (Kogi)

16. Timipre Sylva (Bayelsa)

17. Zubairu Dada (Niger)

18. Chris Ngige (Anambra)

19. Abdullahi Hassan (Nasarawa)

20. Sunday Dare (Oyo)

21. Muhammad Bello (Adamawa)

22. Sadiya Farouq (Zamfara)

23. Zainab Ahmed (Kaduna)

24. Adeniyi Adebayo (Ekiti)

25. Abubakar Malami (Kebbi)

26. Hadi Sirika (Katsina)

27. Osagie Ehanire (Edo)

28. Paullen Tallen (Plateau)

29. Festus Keyamo (Delta)

30. Ali Isa Pantami (Gombe)

31. Maigari Dingyadi (Sokoto)

The 12 nominees yet to be screened are:

1. Babatunde Raji Fashola (Lagos)

2. Rauf Aregbesola (Osun)

3. Gbemi Saraki (Kwara)

4. Ambassador Maryam Katagun (Bauchi State)

5. Goddy Jedy- Agba (Cross River)

6. Engr. Suleiman Adamu ( Jigawa)

7. Clement Agba (Edo)

8. Dr. Muhammad Mahmoud (Kaduna)

9. Geoffrey Onyeama (Enugu)

10. Lai Mohammed (Kwara)

11. Sabo Nanono (Kano)

12. Engr. Saleh Mamman (Taraba)

George Oshogwe Ogbolu is a Digital Media Strategist | Content Writer | Journalist | New Media Influencer | Proofreader and a Deputy Editor at Naija News.