Abuja –  After weeks of keeping Nigerians waiting, President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday announced the appointment of key officials of his government.

Buhari in a statement named Babachir David Lawal as the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) and Abba Kyari as his Chief of Staff (CoS).

Named as Senior Special Adviser (SSA) to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate) is Senator Ita S.J. Enang while Suleiman A. Kawu is SSA to the President on National Assembly Matters (House of Representatives).

Also appointed were Hameed Ibrahim Ali as Comptroller-General, Nigerian Customs Service and Kure Martin Abeshi as Comptroller-General, Nigerian Immigration Service .