Osinbajo presides over FEC, only 14 out 35 ministers present
Only 14 ministers attended the ongoing Federal Executive Council (FEC) being presided over by the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, according to media reports
The attendance was poor when compared to the August 15 FEC when the Vice President was the acting President. 28 Ministers attended the August 15 FEC meeting.
President Muhammadu Buhari is in New York attending the UN General Assembly function.
He left with the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama; Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami; Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole; Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Okechukwu Enelamah; Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo Udoma; and the Minister of State for Environment, Ibrahim Jibrin.
As at 11.06am when the State House Reporters left the council chamber after the prayers, only the 14 ministers were seen.