Nigeria gets new ministers for aviation, culture and tourism


Nigeria’s Acting President Goodluck Jonathan, on Tuesday swore in new ministers to head the country’s aviation, culture, and tourism ministries, respectively.

Mrs. Fidelia Njeze becomes the new minister for aviation, while Mr. Abubakar Sadiq Mohammed heads the ministry of culture and tourism.

Both ministers were sworn in by Acting President Goodluck Jonathan at Abuja on Tuesday. The two ministers are among the new cabinet sworn in by the acting president to replace the former ministers he inherited from ailing President Musa Yar’Adua.