President Goodluck Jonathan has forwarded the names of four new ministerial nominees to senate for confirmation.
Their names were contained in a letter to the President of the senate and was read on floor of the upper legislative chamber by senator David Mark.
They are Doctor Abdul Bulama from Yobe state and former Governor of Kano state, Ibrahim Shekarau to represent Kano state.
Others are Prince Adedayo Adeyeye from Ekiti state and Stephen Oruh from Delta state.
Kwara and Anambra states are yet to get ministerial nominees.
The senate is yet to fix a date for their screening and confirmation.