Lawmaker Takes Nigerian Leader to Court Over Role As Oil Minister

A senior advocate of Nigeria Olisa Agbakoba has asked a federal High Court in Abuja to remove President Muhammadu Buhari as petroleum minister. Buhari appointed Ibe Kachikwu as minister of state for petroleum resources, and made himself the senior minister.

Photo: Le Pays

President Muhammadu Buhari.

See What Everyone is Watching

Don't Miss

AllAfrica publishes around 700 reports a day from more than 140 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.