President Buhari to preside over Executive Council meeting on Friday

Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari will on Friday preside over the meeting of a Special’ Federal Executive Council FEC to deliberate solely on 2019 draft budget proposal.

The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, revealed this when he briefed State House correspondents at the end of the Council’s meeting.

The personal assistant to the President on new media Bashir Ahmed also made it known via his twitter handle:President Muhammadu Buhari will on Friday, preside over an extraordinary Federal Executive Council (FEC) Meeting to finalise works and look critically into the 2019 budget before transmitting it to the National Assembly for passage.

The FEC meeting was presided over by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Wednesday.

Source: Voice of Nigeria