Leader of the Alliance for Change, Raphael has been fired from his position of Natural Resources Minister, this is according to the Official Gazzette dated 2nd August, 2018.
This means that the AFC Minister no longer has responsibility for the petroleum sector. With the creation of the Department of Energy, Minister of State Joseph will now oversee the Department of Energy, the petroleum sector will fall under this department.
The change has already taken effect from August 1, 2018. It is unclear what future role Trotman will play in the Coalition Government.