Outgoing Lagos and Kano state governors, Babatunde Raji Fashola and Rabiu Kwankwaso are amongst those set to be handed ministerial appointments under Muhammad Buhari.
The president-elect is said to have submitted a list of prospective candidates for security checks and screening, according to Daily Post.
Other names on the list include Rivers state governor Rotimi Amaechi and Ovation editor Dele Momodu.
See the full list below.
Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola, former Osun State governor and ousted PDP National Secretary
Chief Bode Mustapha, former PDP National Auditor
Engineer Segun Oni, former Ekiti State governor
Dr Kayode Fayemi, the immediate past governor of Ekiti State
Dr. Abba Ruma, a former Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources
Chief Kanu Agabi, a former Minister of Justice.
Donald Duke, a former Governor of Cross River State
Governor Raji Fashola of Lagos State
Yinka Folashade Oredola, a pharmacist from Ondo State.
Rotimi Akeredolu, a former gubernatorial candidate in Ondo State
Governor Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers State
Engineer Funsho Kupolokun, former Group Managing Director of the NNPC
Governor Rabiu Musa Kwankwanso of Kano State
Bisola Adegbenro, a Senator-elect from Ogun State.
Isaiah Danjuma, son of General TY Danjuma from Taraba State
Dele Momodu, Publisher of Ovation
Kehinde Lawanson, a former Executive Director of First Bank
Chief Bayo Ojo (SAN), former Minster of Justice.