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10 Officials Who Were Present At The FEC Meeting At Aso Rock Today

President Muhammadu Buhari presided over the Federal Executive Council meeting at Aso Villa in Abuja today, September 8, 2021.

The meeting came a week after the president sacked two ministers from the Federal Executive Council.

The president had sacked the Minister of Agriculture, Mohammed Nanono, and his power counterpart, Saleh Mamman, last week. The Minister of Environment, Mohammed Abubakar, has been redeployed to the Ministry of Agriculture, while the Minister of State for Works, Abubakar Aliyu, is to take over as Minister of Power.

More ministers might be sacked, according to the Senior Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina.

Buhari presided over the weekly meeting of the council at the conference room of the first lady's office at the statehouse.

The virtual meeting was attended physically by some top members of the council. They include:

1. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

2. The Chief of Staff, Professor Ibrahim Gambari.

3. Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha.

4. Dr. Isa Pantami, Minister of Communication

5. Abubakar Malami, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation.

6. Minister for aviation, Hadi Sirika.

7. The Minister for Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige.

8. The newly appointed Minister for Power, Abubakar Aliyu.

9. The Minister for Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu.

10. Minister of State for Budget, Clement Agba.

Other members of the council joined the meeting virtually from their offices. 

Photo credit: Presidential Media Team

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