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Buhari sacks two Ministers in minor cabinet reshuffle

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday, sacked two Ministers in a minor cabinet reshuffle.

Those affected are Saleh Mamman, the Minister of Power; and Sabo Nanono, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development.

This was confirmed by Buhari’s spokesman, Femi Adesina.

Mohammad Mahmood Abubakar, the Minister of Environment, is expected to assume office as the new Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Abubakar Aliyu, the Minister of State for Works and Housing, will take over as the Minister of Power.

Buhari is not known for sacking his ministers or rejigging his cabinet.

He is the first Nigerian president since 1999 not to have rejigged his cabinet in a four-year tenure.

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Singer Niyola makes acting debut in Kunle Afolayan’s ‘Swallow’ movie

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Nigerian singer, Niyola, has made her acting debut in Kunle Afolayan's newly released 'Swallow' set to premiere on Netflix on the 1st of October, 2021.

Making the announcement on her Instagram page moments ago, Niyola wrote ""I am so excited to finally share this with you !!!!!
It was such a beautiful experience working with @kapmotionpictures My first feature film, a Netflix original directed by Kunle Afolayan lands OCTOBER 1ST on NETFLIX. I still can’t believe it!"

She further wrote "I play the the lead role of Tolani Ajao - a bright-eyed young woman...

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