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Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi (L), Minister of Transportation; Muhammadu Buhari (C), President of Nigeria; and Babatunde Fashola (R), Minister of Power, Works and Housing. Credit: dailypost.ng

President Buhari swears in his cabinet: A quick geopolitical analysis

Over seven months after he was elected, President Buhari has finally sworn in his cabinet.

Muhammadu Buhari, President of Nigeria

Here is the second list of 16 cabinet nominees submitted by Nigeria's Buhari to the senate for approval

The following is the second list of nominees chosen by Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari for ministerial positions in Nigeria.

Aisha Buhari, wife of Nigeria's President-Elect Muhamadu Buhari. Credit: lindaikeji.blogspot.com/George Okoro

Aisha Buhari: a new style of First Lady in Nigeria?

“Few would have believed that the taciturn, austere General Buhari had a soft, smiling and sweet woman at home,” the Vanguard daily said after the former military ruler was elected Nigeria’s next president.

Nigeria's President-Elect Muhammadu Buhari. Photographer: Stringer/AFP/Getty Images

Buhari pursues cabinet to boost Nigeria's economy and battle Boko Haram

Muhammadu Buhari’s election victory over an incumbent president was unprecedented in Nigerian history.

Goodluck Jonathan, President of Nigeria

Goodluck Jonathan: Nigeria's fortunate leader

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan’s rise to the top of his country’s ruthless political world has been described as accidental — or simply a matter of luck.

Taxi tricycles drive past campaign billboards and banners in Otuoke, the home town of Nigerian President and People's Democratic Party (PDP) election candidate Goodluck Jonathan in the Niger Delta region, on January 27, 2015 (AFP Photo/Pius Utomi Ekpei)

Nigeria's Goodluck Jonathan takes election campaign to key oil region

Nigeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday took his re-election campaign to the Niger Delta, knowing that victory in the key oil region will help determine the winner of next month’s vote.

Chinedu Nebo, Nigeria's Minister of Power

Nigeria's electricity generation capacity has risen to 4,500 MW: Chinedu Nebo, Nigeria's Minister of Power

Nigeria’s electricity generation profile has again risen to approximately 4500 megawatts, in addition to excess considerable spinning reserve, the Minister of Power, Prof. Chinedu Nebo said yesterday in Abuja.