President Bola Tinubu has nominated Dr. Jamila Bio Ibrahim as Minister of Youth and Mr. Ayodele Olawande as Minister of State for the Ministry of Youth.
These nominations are subject to confirmation by the Nigerian Senate.
Dr. Jamila Bio Ibrahim is a young medical doctor who previously served as the President of the Progressive Young Women Forum and as the Senior Special Assistant to the Kwara State Governor on Sustainable Development Goals.
Mr. Ayodele Olawande is a community development expert and youth leader in the governing All Progressives’ Congress.
He previously served in the Office of the Special Adviser to the President on Innovation.
President Tinubu has urged the nominees to reflect the dynamism, innovative zeal, and productivity of Nigeria’s young people in their roles.
This article was updated 1 month ago