Nigeria's President, Goodluck Jonathan, has relieved Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi from his job as the sport minister.
President Jonathan has therefore directed one of the the 11 newly sworn in ministers, Dr. Tamuno Danagogo, to take over from Abdullahi as the sport minister.
Jonathan assigned portfolios to the new ministers shortly after they
took their oaths of offices at the Council Chambers of the Presidential
More details on this new development later on.