President Bola Tinubu has transmitted the names of Dr. Jamila Bio Ibrahim and Ayodele Olawande as Ministers of Youth to the Nigeria Senate for screening and confirmation.
The president made this known via a press release by his Senior Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Ajuri Ngelale, on Sunday, September 17, 2023.
This platform gathered Ayodele Olawale would serve as the Minister of State for Youth, pending his confirmation by the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
Dr. Jamila Bio Ibrahim is a young medical doctor and most recently served as the president of the Progressive Young Women Forum (PYWF).
She was the Senior Special Assistant to the Kwara State Governor on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Mr. Ayodele Olawande is a renown community development advocate youth leader in the governing All Progressives’ Congress (APC).
He was also an aide to the Special Adviser to the President on Innovation from 2019 to 2023.