President Muhammadu Buhari is presiding over the Federal Executive Council (FEC), taking place in the Council Chambers of the State House, Abuja.
Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo is currently also attending physically for the first time since he underwent surgery in July.
Recall, that Headlinenews.news had earlier reported that underwent a surgical operation on July 16th, at the Duchess International Hospital, Ikeja, Lagos.
Prof. Osinbajo was welcomed by ministers and presidential aides at the council chambers.
The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, Chief of Staff to the President, Ibrahim Gambari and the National Security Adviser (NSA), Maj. Gen. Babagana Mongunu are also attending the meeting physically.
Ministers physically in attendance include those of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed; Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami; Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Mohammed Bello; Communications and Digital, Isa Patanmi; and Humanitarian Disaster Management and Social Development Affairs, Sadiya Umar Farouq.
Others are Ministers of Environment, Mohammed Abdullahi; Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola; Youths and Sports, Sunday Dare; Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr. Mohammad Mahmood Abubakar; Aviation, Hedi Sirika; Transportation, Mu’azu Jaji Sambo
Others are Ministers of State for Finance, Budget and National Planning, Clement Agba Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Ramatu Aliyu, Environment, Ademola Adegoroye and Education, Goodluck Nana-Opia.
The Head of Service of the Federation, Dr. Folasade Yemi-Esan and other ministers are participating virtually from their various offices in Abuja.