President Muhammadu Buhari has included seven women in the list of ministerial nominees he submitted to the Senate on Tuesday.
It was earlier reported that Buhari sent a list of 43 nominees to the red chamber on Tuesday.
Seven women drawn from Anambra, Kaduna, Zamfara, Bauchi, Kwara, Kogi and Plateau States made the list of 43 nominees.
1. Zainab Ahmed – Kaduna
2. Sharon Ikeazor – Anambra
3. Sadiya Farouq – Zamfara
4. Amb. Maryam Katagum – Bauchi
5. Gbemi Saraki – Kwara
6. Ramatu Tijani – Kogi
7. Pauline Tallen – Plateau