SGF Inaugurates Inter-Ministerial Presidential Inauguration Committee

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Updated March 14, 2019

SGF Inaugurates Inter-Ministerial Presidential Inauguration Committee


The Federal Government has inaugurated an Inter-Ministerial Presidential Inauguration Committee for the swearing-in ceremony of President Muhamadu Buhari as he begins his second term on May 29.

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Boss Mustapha, who is the chairman of the committee, performed the inauguration on Thursday in his office in Abuja.

Addressing the members, Mr Mustapha stressed the need for the committee to ensure strong collaboration with other sub-committees.

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He explained that the sub-committees would emerge from the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its support groups, with a view to guaranteeing the success of the presidential swearing-in ceremony.

The inauguration ceremony took place two days after President Buhari approved the constitution of the committee, with the mandate to plan, organise and execute all approved activities for the 2019 Presidential Inauguration.

It is also to co-opt persons and organisations relevant towards the successful execution of the programme, as well as carry out any other assignment as may be required.

Other members of the committee include the APC National Chairman, Mr Adams Oshiomhole, as well as eight ministers and heads of security agencies, among others.

See the full breakdown of the committee below:

Secretary to the Government of the Federation – Chairman
Minister of Information & Culture – Member
Minister of Interior – Member
Minister of Foreign Affairs – Member
Minister of FCT – Member
Minister of Defence – Member
Minister of Health – Member
Minister of Education – Member
Minister of State (Aviation) – Member
National Chairman, All Progressives Congress – Member
Inspector General of Police – Member
Director General (Department State Service) – Member
Commander, Brigade of Guards – Member
Permanent Secretary (State House) – Member
Permanent Secretary (General Services Office) – Member
Permanent Secretary (Political & Economic Affairs Office) – Member/Secretary