Buhari Swears in Uwais, Abdullahi, Two Others Specials Advisers


Tobi Soniyi in Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari has inaugurated four special advisers and one permanent secretary at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

The brief ceremony took place shortly before the commencement of a meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) which is presently ongoing.

Those inaugurated included the Special Adviser on Social Investment, Mrs. Maryam Uwais; Special Adviser on Political Matter, Senator Babafemi Ojudu; Special Adviser on Economic Matters, Dr. Adeyemi Dipeolu; Special Adviser on Planning, Tijani Abdullahi; and the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Rafiu Enikanolaye.

Uwais, Ojudu and Dipeolu would work through the Office of the Vice President, Abdullahi would work through the Ministry of Budget and National Planning.