A ministerial nominee from Kaduna state, Balarabe Abbas Lawal, has been revived by doctors, moments after slumping.
Balarabe, who replaced Mallam Nasir El-Rufai slumped while being vetted by the Senate on Wednesday, October 4. The incident occurred after Balarabe spoke for about 15 minutes.
According to Channels TV, a source in the Senate said Balarabe was suffering from exhaustion and had been taken out of the senate chamber with an ambulance.
Meanwhile, we reported that President Bola Tinubu had replaced former Kaduna state governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, with Balarabe Abbas as a Ministerial nominee.
Senate President Godswill Akpabio revealed this while reading a letter from the president on Tuesday, October 3.