The Ministerial nominee from Sokoto state, Mrs Aisha Abubakar is now before the Senate committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions following a petition written against her nomination.
The petition was laid last Thursday by Senator Ibrahim Gobir seeking her withdrawal.
The senate is set to begin the next round of hearing on Tuesday to confirm 18 nominees from President Muhammadu Buhari as ministers. The other 18 had been confirmed by the senate last week.
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