President Muhammadu Buhari is presiding over a virtual meeting of the Federal Executive Council at the Presidential Villa Abuja’s Council Chambers.
The meeting, which began at 09:00 GMT, is physically attended by Vice President Yemi Osinbanjo, Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, and Chief of Staff to the President, Professor Ibrahim Gambari.
Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, is also present, as are Ministers of Finance, Budget, and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu, Federal Capital Territory, Mohammed Bello, and Women Affairs, Pauline Tallen.
Transportation Minister Muazu Sambo, Health Minister Osagie Ehanire, and Special Duties Minister Geoge Akume are among those present.
The Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Folashade Yemi-Esan and other Ministers are attending the meeting virtually from their various offices in Abuja.