President Muhammadu Buhari has relieved two ministers of their appointments.
They are the Ministers of Agriculture, Alhaji Sabo Nanono and his Power counterpart, Saleh Mamman.
Special Adviser to the President (Media & Publicity), Femi Adesina, confirmed this development on Wednesday in Abuja.
He said the Minister of Environment, Mohammed Abubakar, has been redeployed to the Ministry of Agriculture while the Minister of State for Works, Abubakar Aliyu is to take over as Minister of Power.
He said he sacked the Minister of Agriculture, Mohammed Nanono and his counterpart in Power, Saleh Mamman, to reinvigorate his cabinet and consolidate his achievements.
President Buhari in the minor cabinet reshuffle, which came as a shock to the cabinet members, appointed Minister of Environment, Dr. Mohammad Abubakar, as the new Minister of Agriculture, while Minister of State for Works and Housing, Abubakar Aliyu, was redeployed to the Ministry of Power.