Two ministers of state are trading places, just a month after they were sworn into office.
Festus Keyamo was assigned the office of the Minister of State for Niger Delta in August, but has now been moved to the ministry of Labour and Employment as Mminister of State.
Tayo Alasoadura who had been occupying that position has now become the minister of state for Niger Delta.
The redeployment is contained in a press statement signed by the Director of Information Willie Bassey in the Office of the Secretary to the Federal Government.
It said, “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