Yakubu Atanda, Abuja
In a significant development, President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria is poised to dissolve his cabinet today, marking a crucial step as the nation prepares for the upcoming May 29 inauguration. The dissolution of the cabinet is seen as a strategic move by the President to pave the way for a new administration and potential changes in key ministerial positions.
Sources within the presidency have confirmed that President Buhari intends to announce the dissolution of his cabinet later today.
Buhari has earlier directed all the ministers to handover all official documents to permanent secretary of their ministry before attending the last valedictory federal executive council meeting today
This decision comes as no surprise, as it is customary for a President to dissolve the cabinet before commencement of new administration. The move is aimed at ensuring a fresh start and providing the President with the opportunity to assemble a new team that aligns with his vision for the next phase of governance.