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Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari addresses attendees during the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly at the U.N. headquarters in New York, September 28, 2015. Credit: Reuters/Eduardo Munoz

Nigeria's Buhari to swear in ministers on Wednesday

Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari is to swear in members of his cabinet on Wednesday, a presidency statement said on Sunday, ending a five-month wait for a cabinet to be installed in Africa’s most populous nation.

Mustafa Chike-Obi, CEO, Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON)

Nigeria’s president replaces "bad bank" AMCON CEO Mustafa Chike-Obi with Ahmed Lawan Kuru

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has replaced the CEO of the government-owned “bad bank” set up to resolve a financial crisis five years ago. This is Buhari’s second change of leadership of a key state company in a month.

Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, incoming Group Managing Director of NNPC

Nigeria appoints former ExxonMobil Vice Chairman Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu as Group Managing Director of state oil firm NNPC

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu as the Group Managing Director of the state oil firm, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC).

Muhammadu Buhari, President of Nigeria

Nigeria's president to split state oil company NNPC into two entities

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari plans to split the state-owned Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) into two entities, his spokesman said on Saturday.