The President reappointed Femi Adesina and Garba Shehu as Special Adviser on Media and Publicity and Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, respectively.
Also reappointed is Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Office of the Vice President.
The reappointment was contained in a letter dated August 14 signed by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha.
The appointments take effect from May 29, 2019. Also appointed are Tolu Ogunlesi, Special Assistant (Digital Media) and Mallam Buhari Salihu, Special Assistant, Online Media.
Meanwhile, President Buhari has appointed Senator Ita Enang, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Niger Delta Affairs, while Senator Babajide Omoworare is now the Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate).
Mallam Umar El-Yakub has been reappointed the Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (House of Representatives).
N.B: The post has been UPDATED. The headline formerly read Buhari Sacks Lauretta Onochie, Bashir Ahmad, Reappoints Adesina, Shehu. While we agree that there was a mix up we sincerely apologize for any confusion or inconvenience. Bashir Ahmed was reappointed and we are yet to conclude if Lauretta was reappointed. Again we apologize.