Buhari swears in advisers, perm sec

Muhammadu Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday administered oaths of office on four Special Advisers and a permanent secretary at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

The event took place shortly before the commencement of the weekly meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) under the chairmanship of the president.

The advisers are the Special Adviser on Economic Matters, Adeyemi Dipeolu; Special Adviser on Political Matters, Babafemi Ojudu; Special Adviser on Planning, Tijani Abdullahi, and Special Adviser on Social Investment, Maryam Uwais.

The president also swore in Rafiu Enikanolaye, who was appointed Permanent Secretary in July and deployed to Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Messrs Dipeolu and Ojudu and Mrs. Uwais have been deployed to the Office of the Vice President, while Mr. Abdullahi is with the Ministry of Budget and National Planning.