The Minister of State for Niger Delta Affairs, Festus Keyamo(SAN), has been redeployed to the Ministry of Labour and Employment.
He is to swap positions with Minister of State for Labour and Employment,Tayo Alasoadura, who moves to the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs.
A statement from the Director of Information, Office of Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Willie Bassey, said President Muhammadu Buhari approved the swap.
According to Bassey,“President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate redeployment of two Ministers of State as follows.
“Mr Festus Keyamo, Minister of State for Niger Delta Affairs is to move to Ministry of Labour and Employment as Minister of State.
“Senator Tayo Alasoadura is to move to Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs as Minister of State. This redeployment takes effect from today, Tuesday 24th September, 2019.”