President Muhammadu Buhari is presiding over a virtual meeting of the Federal Executive Council at the conference room of the First Lady’s office, State House Abuja.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Secretary to Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha and Chief of Staff to the President, Professor Ibrahim Gambari are among those physically attending the meeting, which started at 09:00 GMT.
Also present are Ministers of Finance Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed; Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami; Works and Housing, Babtunde Fashola and that of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Pantami.
Others include Ministers of Aviation, Hadi Sirika; Mines and Steel Development, Olamilekan Adegbite, Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development as well as that of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare.
The Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Folashade Yemi-Esan and other Ministers are attending virtually from their various offices in Abuja.
The cabinet meeting was preceded by the inauguration of the Board of the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority, which was done by President Buhari.