The 24th virtual meeting of the Federal Executive Council is in session at the Council Chambers of the Presidential Villa, Abuja, with President Muhammadu Buhari chairing the meeting.
The weekly meeting, which started at 09:00 GMT, has the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, and Chief of Staff to the President, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, physically attending.
Ministers physically present at the Council Chambers are Ministers of Information, Lai Mohammed, Finance, Zainab Ahmed, Justice, Abubakar Malami, Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, and Interior, Rauf Aregbesola.
Also physically present, are Ministers of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, Police Affairs, Muhammad Dingyadi, Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu, Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu and Labor and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige.
Other members of the cabinet are participating in the weekly council meeting from their various offices in Abuja.
Source: Voice of Nigeria