BREAKING: Buhari Replaces Kemi Adeosun With Zainab Ahmed
President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Mrs Zainab Ahmed to replace Kemi Adeosun as Finance Minister following the latter’s resignation on Friday.
Prior to her new appointment, Zainab Ahmed was the Minister of State Budget and National Planning.
Adeosun resigned earlier on Friday, more than 60 days after she was accused of forging her NYSC exemption letter.
“President Muhammadu Buhari Friday accepted the resignation of the Hon. Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun,” the Presidency said in a statement on Friday.
“The President thanked the Minister for her services to the nation and wished her well in her future pursuits.”
More details later.