What transpired when Osinbajo presided over FEC meeting in Abuja (Photos)


Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday presided over the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting at the State House, Abuja.

The vice president presides over FEC meeting

Osinbajo presided over the meeting in the absence of President Muhammadu Buhari, who travelled to the United Kingdom to attend the coronation of King Charles III.

Aregbesola, Dare and another FEC member during the meeting

The coronation was over at the weekend, but the president is not yet back from the UK.

Mustapha and others at the FEC meeting

Buhari is said to still remain in London, United Kingdom, for an additional week, on the order of his dentist, who has started attending to him.

Osinbajo presides over FEC meeting

In his absence, Osinbajo is holding sway at the FEC meeting attended by ministers, special advisers and others.

Malami, Dare and others at the FEC meeting in Abuja

Spotted at the meeting today were the Secretary to the Government of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Boss Mustapha; Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola; Minister of Youth and Sports, Sunday Dare; Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami and the Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola.

FEC members during prayer

There were also Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika; Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Prof. Isa Pantami; Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq; Minister of State for Health, Dr. Olorunnimbe Mamora; FCT Minister, Mohammed Musa Bello; Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, among others.